Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1989
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1930
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
Ties: 1933, 1973
Feb–Mar 1989
2-Month
0.85"
(21.59mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1902
Ties: 1971, 1986
Jan–Mar 1989
3-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1897
Dec 1988–Mar 1989
4-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1902
Ties: 2006
Nov 1988–Mar 1989
5-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1897
Oct 1988–Mar 1989
6-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1988 1964
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Sep 1988–Mar 1989
7-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1991
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Aug 1988–Mar 1989
8-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1970 1991
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1978
Ties: 2008
Jul 1988–Mar 1989
9-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2014
Jun 1988–Mar 1989
10-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
-5.17"
(-131.31mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1916
May 1988–Mar 1989
11-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2014
Apr 1988–Mar 1989
12-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-6.48"
(-164.60mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2014
Oct 1987–Mar 1989
18-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
-7.88"
(-200.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2014
Apr 1987–Mar 1989
24-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
-7.55"
(-191.77mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1981 1919
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2015
Apr 1986–Mar 1989
36-Month
44.62"
(1,133.35mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1973
Apr 1985–Mar 1989
48-Month
60.06"
(1,525.52mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1945
Apr 1984–Mar 1989
60-Month
73.95"
(1,878.33mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/