Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1982
1-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1981 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1902
Feb–Mar 1982
2-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1981 2020
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1902
Ties: 1943, 2018
Jan–Mar 1982
3-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1981 2001
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1902
Dec 1981–Mar 1982
4-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957, 1959
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2009
Nov 1981–Mar 1982
5-Month
3.74"
(95.00mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2009
Oct 1981–Mar 1982
6-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1981 1991
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Ties: 2013
Sep 1981–Mar 1982
7-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1961
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2009
Aug 1981–Mar 1982
8-Month
9.38"
(238.25mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1898
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2009, 2020
Jul 1981–Mar 1982
9-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Jun 1981–Mar 1982
10-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2009
Ties: 1969
May 1981–Mar 1982
11-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1994
Apr 1981–Mar 1982
12-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1942
Oct 1980–Mar 1982
18-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Ties: 1958, 2001
Apr 1980–Mar 1982
24-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1995
Apr 1979–Mar 1982
36-Month
48.63"
(1,235.20mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1996
Apr 1978–Mar 1982
48-Month
67.98"
(1,726.69mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2012
Apr 1977–Mar 1982
60-Month
88.23"
(2,241.04mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/