Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1977
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1902
Ties: 1913, 1914, 1984
Feb–Mar 1977
2-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1976 2020
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1902
Ties: 1931
Jan–Mar 1977
3-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1974 2001
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1902
Dec 1976–Mar 1977
4-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957, 1959
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Nov 1976–Mar 1977
5-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1973 2008
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Oct 1976–Mar 1977
6-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1965 1991
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Sep 1976–Mar 1977
7-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1964 1961
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
Aug 1976–Mar 1977
8-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1898
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009, 2020
Jul 1976–Mar 1977
9-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-4.79"
(-121.66mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1977
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Jun 1976–Mar 1977
10-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-4.48"
(-113.80mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2009
May 1976–Mar 1977
11-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-5.93"
(-150.63mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1994
Apr 1976–Mar 1977
12-Month
12.25"
(311.15mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Oct 1975–Mar 1977
18-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Apr 1975–Mar 1977
24-Month
33.13"
(841.50mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1968 1935
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1995
Apr 1974–Mar 1977
36-Month
49.83"
(1,265.68mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1963 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1996
Apr 1973–Mar 1977
48-Month
66.71"
(1,694.43mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Apr 1972–Mar 1977
60-Month
83.39"
(2,118.11mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 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/