Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1963
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1911
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987
Ties: 1928, 1953
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1957 1926
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1987
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1897
Ties: 1993
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1907
Ties: 1906
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1961 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1897
Ties: 1970
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1961 1966
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1988
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1947
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1907
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1961 2013
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1916
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1962 2013
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
20.81"
(528.57mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1916
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
26.73"
(678.94mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1916
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
38.37"
(974.60mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1962 1935
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2012
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
53.77"
(1,365.76mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
71.24"
(1,809.50mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-3.12"
(-79.24mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
88.80"
(2,255.52mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1961 1938
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 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/