Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1943
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1987
Ties: 1901, 1934
Feb–Mar 1943
2-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1941 1926
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1987
Ties: 1905, 1922, 1996
Jan–Mar 1943
3-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1897
Dec 1942–Mar 1943
4-Month
4.05"
(102.87mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1907
Nov 1942–Mar 1943
5-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1942 1955
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1897
Oct 1942–Mar 1943
6-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1966
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1999
Sep 1942–Mar 1943
7-Month
8.35"
(212.09mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1988
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1947
Aug 1942–Mar 1943
8-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1907
Jul 1942–Mar 1943
9-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Jun 1942–Mar 1943
10-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 2013
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
May 1942–Mar 1943
11-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Apr 1942–Mar 1943
12-Month
21.46"
(545.08mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Oct 1941–Mar 1943
18-Month
27.74"
(704.60mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
Apr 1941–Mar 1943
24-Month
44.15"
(1,121.41mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Apr 1940–Mar 1943
36-Month
60.07"
(1,525.78mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2011
Apr 1939–Mar 1943
48-Month
75.53"
(1,918.46mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2012
Apr 1938–Mar 1943
60-Month
93.76"
(2,381.50mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1942 1938
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/