Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1896
1-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1895 1942, 1973
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1916
Dec 1895–Jan 1896
2-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Nov 1895–Jan 1896
3-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1940
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1923
Oct 1895–Jan 1896
4-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Ties: 1902, 1934
Sep 1895–Jan 1896
5-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1896 2021
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1895–Jan 1896
6-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1896 1898
115th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Ties: 1937
Jul 1895–Jan 1896
7-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Ties: 1926
Jun 1895–Jan 1896
8-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1895–Jan 1896
9-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-1.28"
(-32.52mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1895–Jan 1896
10-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1895–Jan 1896
11-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1895–Jan 1896
12-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/