Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
0.89"
(22.61mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1902
Ties: 1899, 2006
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2020
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1957, 1959
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 2008
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2009
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1991
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2009
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
6.71"
(170.43mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
1.19"
(30.22mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1961
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2009
Ties: 1927
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1898
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2009, 2020
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Ties: 1973
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
11.06"
(280.92mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2009
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-3.56"
(-90.43mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1994
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1959 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1942
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
16.58"
(421.13mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2011
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-5.81"
(-147.58mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1953 1935
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1995
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
44.71"
(1,135.63mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-7.11"
(-180.60mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1996
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
58.16"
(1,477.26mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-10.86"
(-275.85mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
77.57"
(1,970.28mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/