Climate at a Glance

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North Dakota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
0.83"
(21.08mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1902
Ties: 1972
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1902
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1897
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1902
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1995 1981
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1897
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1993 1964
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Ties: 1958
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1994 1991
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2014
Ties: 1920
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
6.69"
(169.93mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1994 1991
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1978
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1993 1935
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2014
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
12.14"
(308.36mm)
12.01"
(305.05mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1916
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2014
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2014
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
18.98"
(482.09mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1994 1919
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2015
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
53.95"
(1,370.33mm)
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1973
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
67.73"
(1,720.34mm)
62.44"
(1,585.98mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1945
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
83.62"
(2,123.95mm)
78.04"
(1,982.22mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1938
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1945

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/