Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1950
1-Month
1.64"
(41.66mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987
Feb–Mar 1950
2-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1949 1926
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1987
Ties: 1979
Jan–Mar 1950
3-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1941
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1897
Ties: 1949
Dec 1949–Mar 1950
4-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1907
Nov 1949–Mar 1950
5-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 1955
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1897
Oct 1949–Mar 1950
6-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1949 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999
Ties: 1982
Sep 1949–Mar 1950
7-Month
8.40"
(213.36mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1988
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1947
Aug 1949–Mar 1950
8-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1949 2013
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1907
Ties: 1917, 2016
Jul 1949–Mar 1950
9-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1948 2013
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Jun 1949–Mar 1950
10-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1944 2013
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
May 1949–Mar 1950
11-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Ties: 1946, 2010
Apr 1949–Mar 1950
12-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Oct 1948–Mar 1950
18-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1916
Apr 1948–Mar 1950
24-Month
37.79"
(959.87mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Apr 1947–Mar 1950
36-Month
57.69"
(1,465.33mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Apr 1946–Mar 1950
48-Month
78.10"
(1,983.74mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012
Apr 1945–Mar 1950
60-Month
96.66"
(2,455.16mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1938
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/