Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1898
1-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1902
Ties: 1944, 1976
Feb–Mar 1898
2-Month
1.35"
(34.29mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1895 2020
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1902
Jan–Mar 1898
3-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1895 2001
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1902
Dec 1897–Mar 1898
4-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1957, 1959
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Nov 1897–Mar 1898
5-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
40th Driest Driest to Date 2008
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Ties: 1901, 1935, 1960
Oct 1897–Mar 1898
6-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1991
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Sep 1897–Mar 1898
7-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1961
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Aug 1897–Mar 1898
8-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1898
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009, 2020
Jul 1897–Mar 1898
9-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Jun 1897–Mar 1898
10-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
May 1897–Mar 1898
11-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-3.38"
(-85.86mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Apr 1897–Mar 1898
12-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Oct 1896–Mar 1898
18-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
51st Driest Driest to Date 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Apr 1896–Mar 1898
24-Month
37.13"
(943.10mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
85th Driest Driest to Date 1935
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Apr 1895–Mar 1898
36-Month
54.00"
(1,371.60mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1996

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/