Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1976
1-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1911
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Feb–Mar 1976
2-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1974 1926
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Ties: 1960
Jan–Mar 1976
3-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1897
Dec 1975–Mar 1976
4-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1907
Ties: 2000
Nov 1975–Mar 1976
5-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1973 1955
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1897
Ties: 1973
Oct 1975–Mar 1976
6-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1999
Ties: 1927
Sep 1975–Mar 1976
7-Month
7.25"
(184.15mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1975 1988
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1947
Aug 1975–Mar 1976
8-Month
8.92"
(226.57mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1975 2013
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1907
Ties: 1945
Jul 1975–Mar 1976
9-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1975 2013
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1916
Jun 1975–Mar 1976
10-Month
14.71"
(373.63mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1975 2013
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1916
May 1975–Mar 1976
11-Month
17.50"
(444.50mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1916
Ties: 1992
Apr 1975–Mar 1976
12-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1916
Oct 1974–Mar 1976
18-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1916
Apr 1974–Mar 1976
24-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1975 1935
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2012
Apr 1973–Mar 1976
36-Month
56.00"
(1,422.40mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2011
Apr 1972–Mar 1976
48-Month
75.17"
(1,909.32mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2012
Apr 1971–Mar 1976
60-Month
95.06"
(2,414.52mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1938
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 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/