Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1952
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1902
Feb–Mar 1952
2-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1949 2020
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1902
Ties: 1973
Jan–Mar 1952
3-Month
1.79"
(45.47mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2001
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1902
Dec 1951–Mar 1952
4-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1951 1957, 1959
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Nov 1951–Mar 1952
5-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Ties: 1906, 1966
Oct 1951–Mar 1952
6-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 1991
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Ties: 1909, 1954
Sep 1951–Mar 1952
7-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1949 1961
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Ties: 1912
Aug 1951–Mar 1952
8-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1951 1898
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009, 2020
Jul 1951–Mar 1952
9-Month
11.61"
(294.89mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Jun 1951–Mar 1952
10-Month
14.53"
(369.06mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1937
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
May 1951–Mar 1952
11-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1994
Apr 1951–Mar 1952
12-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1942
Oct 1950–Mar 1952
18-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Apr 1950–Mar 1952
24-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1947 1935
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1995
Apr 1949–Mar 1952
36-Month
51.23"
(1,301.24mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1948 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1996
Apr 1948–Mar 1952
48-Month
69.17"
(1,756.92mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1937
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2012
Apr 1947–Mar 1952
60-Month
88.25"
(2,241.55mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1938
60th 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/