Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1947
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1902
Feb–Mar 1947
2-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 2021
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1902
Ties: 1933, 2008
Jan–Mar 1947
3-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1934 2021
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1902
Ties: 2016
Dec 1946–Mar 1947
4-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1944 2021
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Ties: 2005
Nov 1946–Mar 1947
5-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2009
Oct 1946–Mar 1947
6-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Sep 1946–Mar 1947
7-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2009
Aug 1946–Mar 1947
8-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Jul 1946–Mar 1947
9-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Ties: 1923
Jun 1946–Mar 1947
10-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
May 1946–Mar 1947
11-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Ties: 1900
Apr 1946–Mar 1947
12-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Oct 1945–Mar 1947
18-Month
19.97"
(507.24mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1920
Apr 1945–Mar 1947
24-Month
31.27"
(794.26mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1995
Apr 1944–Mar 1947
36-Month
53.30"
(1,353.82mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1996
Apr 1943–Mar 1947
48-Month
70.85"
(1,799.59mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Apr 1942–Mar 1947
60-Month
90.04"
(2,287.02mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1942 1938
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/