Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1898 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1902
Ties: 1962, 2006
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1895 2021
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1902
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 2021
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1902
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 2021
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2009
Ties: 1944, 1964
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 2021
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2009
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1898 2021
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1898 2021
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 2021
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1898 1937
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
16.30"
(414.02mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1937
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1935
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1995
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
53.43"
(1,357.12mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
64th Driest Driest to Date 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1996
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
70.30"
(1,785.62mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1937
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/