Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2009
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1902
Feb–Mar 2009
2-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 2020
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1902
Jan–Mar 2009
3-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 2001
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1902
Dec 2008–Mar 2009
4-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1957, 1959
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Nov 2008–Mar 2009
5-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
3.17"
(80.51mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 2008
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Oct 2008–Mar 2009
6-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1991
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 2008–Mar 2009
7-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1961
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Aug 2008–Mar 2009
8-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1898
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009, 2020
Ties: 2020
Jul 2008–Mar 2009
9-Month
15.70"
(398.78mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2008 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2008–Mar 2009
10-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
6.17"
(156.71mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
May 2008–Mar 2009
11-Month
21.46"
(545.08mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
5.52"
(140.20mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1994
Apr 2008–Mar 2009
12-Month
22.14"
(562.36mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
4.83"
(122.69mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1942
Oct 2007–Mar 2009
18-Month
24.49"
(622.05mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
3.31"
(84.08mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2011
Apr 2007–Mar 2009
24-Month
39.69"
(1,008.13mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2008 1935
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1995
Apr 2006–Mar 2009
36-Month
54.54"
(1,385.32mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1996
Apr 2005–Mar 2009
48-Month
75.74"
(1,923.80mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2012
Apr 2004–Mar 2009
60-Month
93.26"
(2,368.80mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
6.99"
(177.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2008 1938
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/