Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1921
1-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1919 1942, 1973
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1916
Ties: 1985, 2001, 2018
Dec 1920–Jan 1921
2-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1908 1942
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1907
Nov 1920–Jan 1921
3-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1914 1940
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1923
Ties: 1944
Oct 1920–Jan 1921
4-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-1.22"
(-30.98mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1908 2000
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1999
Sep 1920–Jan 1921
5-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1919 2021
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Aug 1920–Jan 1921
6-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1918 1898
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Jul 1920–Jan 1921
7-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Jun 1920–Jan 1921
8-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1920 1937
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2020
May 1920–Jan 1921
9-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1918 1937
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Apr 1920–Jan 1921
10-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Mar 1920–Jan 1921
11-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1918 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Feb 1920–Jan 1921
12-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-2.67"
(-67.81mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1918 1937
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Aug 1919–Jan 1921
18-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1919 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2011
Feb 1919–Jan 1921
24-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1919 1935
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012
Feb 1918–Jan 1921
36-Month
46.61"
(1,183.89mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1920 1937
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2012
Feb 1917–Jan 1921
48-Month
57.32"
(1,455.93mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-11.70"
(-297.18mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1921 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012
Feb 1916–Jan 1921
60-Month
77.13"
(1,959.10mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-9.15"
(-232.41mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1921 1938
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/