Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1939
1-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1926 1911
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1987
Ties: 1919
Feb–Mar 1939
2-Month
1.71"
(43.43mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1930 1926
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1987
Ties: 1910
Jan–Mar 1939
3-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1935 1941
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1897
Ties: 1978
Dec 1938–Mar 1939
4-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1907
Nov 1938–Mar 1939
5-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1897
Oct 1938–Mar 1939
6-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 1966
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1999
Sep 1938–Mar 1939
7-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1988
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1947
Ties: 1959
Aug 1938–Mar 1939
8-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1907
Jul 1938–Mar 1939
9-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1916
Jun 1938–Mar 1939
10-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1937 2013
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1916
May 1938–Mar 1939
11-Month
16.50"
(419.10mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1916
Apr 1938–Mar 1939
12-Month
18.23"
(463.04mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1916
Oct 1937–Mar 1939
18-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1916
Apr 1937–Mar 1939
24-Month
35.34"
(897.64mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Apr 1936–Mar 1939
36-Month
47.89"
(1,216.41mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-7.91"
(-200.91mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2011
Apr 1935–Mar 1939
48-Month
65.40"
(1,661.16mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-8.96"
(-227.58mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2012
Apr 1934–Mar 1939
60-Month
78.45"
(1,992.63mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
-14.48"
(-367.79mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/