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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
Ties: 1906, 1919, 1936
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
Ties: 1924, 1936, 1944, 1961
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1897
Ties: 1942
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
Ties: 1976, 1999
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1897
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1980 1964
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1964 1991
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1984 1991
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1978
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1986 1935
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1916
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
14.47"
(367.54mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Ties: 1930
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
4.17"
(105.91mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1986 1919
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
50.90"
(1,292.86mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1987 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1973
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
64.79"
(1,645.67mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1937
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1945
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
77.69"
(1,973.33mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1984 1938
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/