Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1991
1-Month
0.37"
(9.40mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1902
Ties: 1917, 1969, 1981
Feb–Mar 1991
2-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1986 2020
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1902
Ties: 1968
Jan–Mar 1991
3-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1978 2001
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1902
Dec 1990–Mar 1991
4-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957, 1959
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009
Nov 1990–Mar 1991
5-Month
1.55"
(39.37mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2008
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009
Oct 1990–Mar 1991
6-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1991
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009
Sep 1990–Mar 1991
7-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1988 1961
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009
Ties: 1964
Aug 1990–Mar 1991
8-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1980 1898
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2009, 2020
Jul 1990–Mar 1991
9-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2020
Jun 1990–Mar 1991
10-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1990 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2009
May 1990–Mar 1991
11-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1937
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1994
Apr 1990–Mar 1991
12-Month
14.70"
(373.38mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1990 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1942
Ties: 1961
Oct 1989–Mar 1991
18-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2011
Apr 1989–Mar 1991
24-Month
28.36"
(720.34mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-6.23"
(-158.25mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1990 1935
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1995
Apr 1988–Mar 1991
36-Month
40.23"
(1,021.84mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-11.59"
(-294.39mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1996
Apr 1987–Mar 1991
48-Month
55.42"
(1,407.67mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-13.60"
(-345.44mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2012
Apr 1986–Mar 1991
60-Month
78.60"
(1,996.44mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1963 1938
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 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/