Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
0.53"
(13.46mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Ties: 2016
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1949 2020
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
1.90"
(48.26mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Ties: 1910
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957, 1959
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Ties: 1908
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1991
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1949 1961
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
7.63"
(193.80mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1949 1898
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009, 2020
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1949 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1994
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1942
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1935
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1995
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
52.63"
(1,336.80mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1996
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
71.71"
(1,821.43mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
88.13"
(2,238.50mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1938
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/