Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1939
1-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1902
Ties: 1906, 1912, 1918, 1980
Feb–Mar 1939
2-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 2021
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1902
Ties: 1901
Jan–Mar 1939
3-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1934 2021
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1902
Ties: 1944, 1970
Dec 1938–Mar 1939
4-Month
1.82"
(46.23mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1934 2021
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Nov 1938–Mar 1939
5-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1937 2021
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Oct 1938–Mar 1939
6-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1937 2021
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Sep 1938–Mar 1939
7-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1937 2021
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
Aug 1938–Mar 1939
8-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1937 2021
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009, 2020
Jul 1938–Mar 1939
9-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2020
Jun 1938–Mar 1939
10-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2009
May 1938–Mar 1939
11-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1994
Apr 1938–Mar 1939
12-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1942
Oct 1937–Mar 1939
18-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2011
Apr 1937–Mar 1939
24-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1995
Apr 1936–Mar 1939
36-Month
40.94"
(1,039.88mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-10.88"
(-276.35mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1996
Apr 1935–Mar 1939
48-Month
59.45"
(1,510.03mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-9.57"
(-243.08mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2012
Apr 1934–Mar 1939
60-Month
69.98"
(1,777.49mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
-16.29"
(-413.77mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1938
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/