Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1983
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1902
Feb–Mar 1983
2-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 2020
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
Jan–Mar 1983
3-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 2001
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1902
Ties: 1920
Dec 1982–Mar 1983
4-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1957, 1959
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Nov 1982–Mar 1983
5-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2009
Ties: 2007
Oct 1982–Mar 1983
6-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1991
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 1982–Mar 1983
7-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1982 1961
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Aug 1982–Mar 1983
8-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1898
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2009, 2020
Jul 1982–Mar 1983
9-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Jun 1982–Mar 1983
10-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2009
May 1982–Mar 1983
11-Month
20.14"
(511.56mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Apr 1982–Mar 1983
12-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1942
Oct 1981–Mar 1983
18-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Apr 1981–Mar 1983
24-Month
39.53"
(1,004.06mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1995
Ties: 1907
Apr 1980–Mar 1983
36-Month
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1996
Apr 1979–Mar 1983
48-Month
69.45"
(1,764.03mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2012
Apr 1978–Mar 1983
60-Month
88.80"
(2,255.52mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1982 1938
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 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/