Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1942
1-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1929, 1933
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1900
Jul–Aug 1942
2-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1993
Jun–Aug 1942
3-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1929
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Ties: 1927, 2010
May–Aug 1942
4-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Apr–Aug 1942
5-Month
13.85"
(351.79mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Mar–Aug 1942
6-Month
15.64"
(397.26mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Feb–Aug 1942
7-Month
16.01"
(406.65mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Jan–Aug 1942
8-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Dec 1941–Aug 1942
9-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Nov 1941–Aug 1942
10-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1993
Oct 1941–Aug 1942
11-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1999
Sep 1941–Aug 1942
12-Month
22.60"
(574.04mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Mar 1941–Aug 1942
18-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
8.67"
(220.22mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1940–Aug 1942
24-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
8.36"
(212.34mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Sep 1939–Aug 1942
36-Month
58.95"
(1,497.33mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 2015
Sep 1938–Aug 1942
48-Month
73.96"
(1,878.58mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2012
Sep 1937–Aug 1942
60-Month
90.39"
(2,295.91mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 2, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/