Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1901
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1895 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1902
Ties: 1970
Feb–Mar 1901
2-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1895 2021
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1902
Ties: 1939
Jan–Mar 1901
3-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1895 2021
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1902
Ties: 2015
Dec 1900–Mar 1901
4-Month
1.66"
(42.16mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1899 2021
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2009
Nov 1900–Mar 1901
5-Month
2.24"
(56.90mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1899 2021
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2009
Ties: 1898, 1935, 1960
Oct 1900–Mar 1901
6-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1898 2021
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2009
Sep 1900–Mar 1901
7-Month
7.62"
(193.55mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1900 2021
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2009
Aug 1900–Mar 1901
8-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1900 2021
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009, 2020
Jul 1900–Mar 1901
9-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1900–Mar 1901
10-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1937
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
May 1900–Mar 1901
11-Month
16.77"
(425.96mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1994
Apr 1900–Mar 1901
12-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1900 1937
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1942
Ties: 1924
Oct 1899–Mar 1901
18-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2011
Apr 1899–Mar 1901
24-Month
34.32"
(871.73mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1900 1935
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1995
Apr 1898–Mar 1901
36-Month
50.62"
(1,285.75mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1900 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1996
Apr 1897–Mar 1901
48-Month
64.46"
(1,637.28mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-4.56"
(-115.83mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2012
Apr 1896–Mar 1901
60-Month
87.75"
(2,228.85mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1900 1938
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/