Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1911
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1987
Ties: 1915, 1961
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1926
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1987
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.31"
(7.88mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1897
Ties: 2014
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1907
Ties: 1987
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1897
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1999
Ties: 1959
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1961 1988
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1947
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1907
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1916
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
16.11"
(409.19mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1916
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1916
Ties: 1959
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1916
Ties: 1955
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
-4.27"
(-108.46mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1961 1935
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
50.43"
(1,280.92mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Ties: 1961
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
67.99"
(1,726.95mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-6.37"
(-161.79mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
88.99"
(2,260.35mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
-3.94"
(-100.07mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1961 1938
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 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/