Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1963
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1902
Ties: 1924, 1928
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 2020
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1902
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
1.12"
(28.45mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1902
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
1.40"
(35.56mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957, 1959
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Ties: 1906
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.12"
(-28.44mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1961 1991
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1961 1961
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1898
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009, 2020
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
11.05"
(280.67mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
19.72"
(500.89mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
20.33"
(516.38mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1935
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1995
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
49.11"
(1,247.39mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1996
Ties: 1931
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
65.04"
(1,652.02mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-3.98"
(-101.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2012
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
78.49"
(1,993.65mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1962 1938
108th 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 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/