Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1949
1-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1902
Ties: 2002
Feb–Mar 1949
2-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1902
Ties: 1932
Jan–Mar 1949
3-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1948 2021
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1902
Ties: 1908
Dec 1948–Mar 1949
4-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1948 2021
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2009
Ties: 1997
Nov 1948–Mar 1949
5-Month
3.99"
(101.35mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 2021
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
Ties: 1987
Oct 1948–Mar 1949
6-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1948 2021
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2009
Sep 1948–Mar 1949
7-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1944 2021
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Ties: 1933
Aug 1948–Mar 1949
8-Month
7.15"
(181.61mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2021
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Jul 1948–Mar 1949
9-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Jun 1948–Mar 1949
10-Month
14.32"
(363.73mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
May 1948–Mar 1949
11-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1994
Apr 1948–Mar 1949
12-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.63"
(16.01mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1942
Oct 1947–Mar 1949
18-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Apr 1947–Mar 1949
24-Month
37.02"
(940.31mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1935
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Apr 1946–Mar 1949
36-Month
53.44"
(1,357.38mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1948 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1996
Ties: 1908
Apr 1945–Mar 1949
48-Month
68.29"
(1,734.57mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Apr 1944–Mar 1949
60-Month
90.32"
(2,294.13mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1938
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Ties: 1905

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/