Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1959
1-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1902
Ties: 1895
Feb–Mar 1959
2-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1957 2020
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1902
Ties: 1926, 1986
Jan–Mar 1959
3-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1957 2001
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1902
Dec 1958–Mar 1959
4-Month
1.19"
(30.23mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1957 1957, 1959
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Ties: 1957
Nov 1958–Mar 1959
5-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1958 2008
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Oct 1958–Mar 1959
6-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1957 1991
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Sep 1958–Mar 1959
7-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1957 1961
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Aug 1958–Mar 1959
8-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1898
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009, 2020
Jul 1958–Mar 1959
9-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Jun 1958–Mar 1959
10-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
May 1958–Mar 1959
11-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1994
Apr 1958–Mar 1959
12-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1942
Oct 1957–Mar 1959
18-Month
17.15"
(435.61mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Apr 1957–Mar 1959
24-Month
32.86"
(834.64mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1954 1935
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Apr 1956–Mar 1959
36-Month
49.06"
(1,246.12mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 1937
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1996
Apr 1955–Mar 1959
48-Month
66.79"
(1,696.47mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1954 1937
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Apr 1954–Mar 1959
60-Month
85.04"
(2,160.02mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1938
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/