Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1996
1-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1994 1930
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1902
Ties: 1990
Feb–Mar 1996
2-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1994 2020
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1902
Jan–Mar 1996
3-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1994 2001
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1902
Dec 1995–Mar 1996
4-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957, 1959
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2009
Nov 1995–Mar 1996
5-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1994 2008
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Ties: 1910, 1922
Oct 1995–Mar 1996
6-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1994 1991
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Sep 1995–Mar 1996
7-Month
6.47"
(164.34mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1961
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Ties: 1925
Aug 1995–Mar 1996
8-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1898
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009, 2020
Jul 1995–Mar 1996
9-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1993 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2020
Jun 1995–Mar 1996
10-Month
15.41"
(391.41mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
May 1995–Mar 1996
11-Month
18.60"
(472.44mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1994
Apr 1995–Mar 1996
12-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1942
Oct 1994–Mar 1996
18-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Apr 1994–Mar 1996
24-Month
40.62"
(1,031.75mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1935
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Apr 1993–Mar 1996
36-Month
63.98"
(1,625.09mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
12.16"
(308.86mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Apr 1992–Mar 1996
48-Month
78.51"
(1,994.15mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
9.49"
(241.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1994 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012
Apr 1991–Mar 1996
60-Month
98.65"
(2,505.71mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
12.38"
(314.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1938
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 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/