Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1938
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1987
Feb–Mar 1938
2-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1926
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1987
Ties: 2009
Jan–Mar 1938
3-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1937 1941
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1897
Ties: 1937
Dec 1937–Mar 1938
4-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1907
Nov 1937–Mar 1938
5-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1937 1955
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1897
Oct 1937–Mar 1938
6-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1999
Sep 1937–Mar 1938
7-Month
7.19"
(182.63mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1937 1988
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1947
Ties: 1992
Aug 1937–Mar 1938
8-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1907
Jul 1937–Mar 1938
9-Month
10.80"
(274.32mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1916
Jun 1937–Mar 1938
10-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1916
May 1937–Mar 1938
11-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1916
Apr 1937–Mar 1938
12-Month
17.11"
(434.59mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1916
Oct 1936–Mar 1938
18-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1916
Apr 1936–Mar 1938
24-Month
29.66"
(753.36mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
-7.57"
(-192.28mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012
Apr 1935–Mar 1938
36-Month
47.17"
(1,198.12mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-8.63"
(-219.20mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Apr 1934–Mar 1938
48-Month
60.22"
(1,529.59mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-14.14"
(-359.15mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2012
Apr 1933–Mar 1938
60-Month
76.57"
(1,944.88mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
-16.36"
(-415.54mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1938
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/