Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1900
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1895 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1987
Ties: 2004
Feb–Mar 1900
2-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1926
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1987
Ties: 1912
Jan–Mar 1900
3-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1941
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1897
Ties: 1964
Dec 1899–Mar 1900
4-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1907
Ties: 1999
Nov 1899–Mar 1900
5-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1955
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1897
Ties: 1977, 1991
Oct 1899–Mar 1900
6-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1999
Ties: 1992
Sep 1899–Mar 1900
7-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1988
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1947
Aug 1899–Mar 1900
8-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 2013
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1907
Jul 1899–Mar 1900
9-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2013
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Jun 1899–Mar 1900
10-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 2013
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Ties: 1955
May 1899–Mar 1900
11-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1937
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Apr 1899–Mar 1900
12-Month
17.39"
(441.71mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Oct 1898–Mar 1900
18-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1937
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1916
Apr 1898–Mar 1900
24-Month
36.08"
(916.43mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1935
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2012
Apr 1897–Mar 1900
36-Month
53.67"
(1,363.22mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1937
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Apr 1896–Mar 1900
48-Month
75.91"
(1,928.11mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Apr 1895–Mar 1900
60-Month
93.10"
(2,364.74mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
50th Driest Driest to Date 1938
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/