Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1938
1-Month
1.44"
(36.58mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1937 1929, 1933
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1900
Ties: 1936
Jul–Aug 1938
2-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1993
Jun–Aug 1938
3-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1936 1929
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
May–Aug 1938
4-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Ties: 1985
Apr–Aug 1938
5-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Mar–Aug 1938
6-Month
12.01"
(305.05mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Feb–Aug 1938
7-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Jan–Aug 1938
8-Month
13.20"
(335.28mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Dec 1937–Aug 1938
9-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Nov 1937–Aug 1938
10-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1993
Ties: 1955
Oct 1937–Aug 1938
11-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1999
Sep 1937–Aug 1938
12-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2011
Mar 1937–Aug 1938
18-Month
29.25"
(742.95mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1936–Aug 1938
24-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2011
Sep 1935–Aug 1938
36-Month
41.06"
(1,042.92mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-10.84"
(-275.34mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2011
Sep 1934–Aug 1938
48-Month
59.86"
(1,520.44mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-9.24"
(-234.70mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2012
Sep 1933–Aug 1938
60-Month
69.91"
(1,775.71mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
-16.39"
(-416.31mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 19, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/