Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, March 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2013
1-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1902
Ties: 1953
Feb–Mar 2013
2-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2012 2020
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1902
Ties: 1948
Jan–Mar 2013
3-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2012 2001
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1902
Dec 2012–Mar 2013
4-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2012 1957, 1959
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2009
Ties: 2000
Nov 2012–Mar 2013
5-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 2008
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2009
Oct 2012–Mar 2013
6-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2012 1991
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2009
Ties: 1982
Sep 2012–Mar 2013
7-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2012 1961
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2009
Aug 2012–Mar 2013
8-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2008 1898
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2009, 2020
Ties: 1989
Jul 2012–Mar 2013
9-Month
8.85"
(224.79mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Jun 2012–Mar 2013
10-Month
11.47"
(291.34mm)
13.64"
(346.46mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2009
May 2012–Mar 2013
11-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
15.94"
(404.88mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1994
Ties: 1993
Apr 2012–Mar 2013
12-Month
15.57"
(395.48mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1942
Oct 2011–Mar 2013
18-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
21.18"
(537.97mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2011
Apr 2011–Mar 2013
24-Month
36.02"
(914.91mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2008 1935
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1995
Apr 2010–Mar 2013
36-Month
59.73"
(1,517.14mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2010 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1996
Ties: 1917
Apr 2009–Mar 2013
48-Month
77.55"
(1,969.77mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2010 1937
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
Apr 2008–Mar 2013
60-Month
99.69"
(2,532.13mm)
86.27"
(2,191.26mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2011 1938
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/