Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2005
1-Month
0.55"
(13.97mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1902
Ties: 1993
Feb–Mar 2005
2-Month
0.67"
(17.02mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2001 2021
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1902
Ties: 1895
Jan–Mar 2005
3-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2002 2021
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1902
Ties: 1968
Dec 2004–Mar 2005
4-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2002 2021
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009
Ties: 1947
Nov 2004–Mar 2005
5-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2002 2021
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009
Oct 2004–Mar 2005
6-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2003 2021
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009
Sep 2004–Mar 2005
7-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2004 2021
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009
Aug 2004–Mar 2005
8-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 2021
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2009, 2020
Jul 2004–Mar 2005
9-Month
10.71"
(272.03mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020
Jun 2004–Mar 2005
10-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2009
May 2004–Mar 2005
11-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1994
Apr 2004–Mar 2005
12-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1942
Oct 2003–Mar 2005
18-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1986
Apr 2003–Mar 2005
24-Month
35.01"
(889.25mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
0.42"
(10.66mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1995
Apr 2002–Mar 2005
36-Month
51.16"
(1,299.46mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1996
Ties: 1922
Apr 2001–Mar 2005
48-Month
68.27"
(1,734.06mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2012
Apr 2000–Mar 2005
60-Month
88.30"
(2,242.82mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1938
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/