Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1966
1-Month
1.01"
(25.65mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1987
Ties: 1971
Feb–Mar 1966
2-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1965 1926
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1987
Ties: 1918, 1985
Jan–Mar 1966
3-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1964 1941
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1897
Ties: 1928
Dec 1965–Mar 1966
4-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1907
Ties: 2013
Nov 1965–Mar 1966
5-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1955
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1897
Oct 1965–Mar 1966
6-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1966
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1999
Sep 1965–Mar 1966
7-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1965 1988
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1947
Aug 1965–Mar 1966
8-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1907
Jul 1965–Mar 1966
9-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
Jun 1965–Mar 1966
10-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1965 2013
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1916
May 1965–Mar 1966
11-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1916
Ties: 1952
Apr 1965–Mar 1966
12-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1916
Oct 1964–Mar 1966
18-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1916
Apr 1964–Mar 1966
24-Month
40.88"
(1,038.35mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1935
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2012
Apr 1963–Mar 1966
36-Month
59.17"
(1,502.92mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Ties: 1924
Apr 1962–Mar 1966
48-Month
79.98"
(2,031.49mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Apr 1961–Mar 1966
60-Month
97.54"
(2,477.52mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
4.61"
(117.10mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1938
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/