Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1966
1-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1965 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Feb–Mar 1966
2-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1965 2020
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Jan–Mar 1966
3-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1965 2001
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1902
Dec 1965–Mar 1966
4-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1965 1957, 1959
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Ties: 2018
Nov 1965–Mar 1966
5-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1965 2008
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2009
Ties: 1906, 1952
Oct 1965–Mar 1966
6-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1965 1991
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2009
Ties: 1906
Sep 1965–Mar 1966
7-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1965 1961
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2009
Aug 1965–Mar 1966
8-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1965 1898
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009, 2020
Jul 1965–Mar 1966
9-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Jun 1965–Mar 1966
10-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
May 1965–Mar 1966
11-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Ties: 1978
Apr 1965–Mar 1966
12-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1942
Oct 1964–Mar 1966
18-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Apr 1964–Mar 1966
24-Month
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1965 1935
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1995
Apr 1963–Mar 1966
36-Month
58.58"
(1,487.93mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
6.76"
(171.70mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1996
Apr 1962–Mar 1966
48-Month
78.91"
(2,004.31mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
9.89"
(251.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2012
Apr 1961–Mar 1966
60-Month
92.99"
(2,361.95mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1965 1938
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 3, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/