Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1982
1-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1987
Ties: 1995
Feb–Mar 1982
2-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1981 1926
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1987
Jan–Mar 1982
3-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1897
Ties: 1907
Dec 1981–Mar 1982
4-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1907
Nov 1981–Mar 1982
5-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1981 1955
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1897
Ties: 1896, 1916
Oct 1981–Mar 1982
6-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1981 1966
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Ties: 1950
Sep 1981–Mar 1982
7-Month
8.14"
(206.76mm)
7.48"
(189.99mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1988
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1947
Ties: 1960
Aug 1981–Mar 1982
8-Month
9.98"
(253.49mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1907
Jul 1981–Mar 1982
9-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
11.31"
(287.27mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Jun 1981–Mar 1982
10-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
14.26"
(362.20mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 2013
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
May 1981–Mar 1982
11-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
16.87"
(428.50mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1916
Apr 1981–Mar 1982
12-Month
20.02"
(508.51mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1916
Oct 1980–Mar 1982
18-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1916
Apr 1980–Mar 1982
24-Month
36.23"
(920.24mm)
37.23"
(945.64mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2012
Apr 1979–Mar 1982
36-Month
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2011
Apr 1978–Mar 1982
48-Month
73.76"
(1,873.50mm)
74.36"
(1,888.74mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2012
Apr 1977–Mar 1982
60-Month
94.20"
(2,392.68mm)
92.93"
(2,360.42mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/