Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1946
1-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1938 1929, 1933
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Ties: 1920
Jul–Aug 1946
2-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Jun–Aug 1946
3-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1929
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
May–Aug 1946
4-Month
8.69"
(220.73mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1919
Apr–Aug 1946
5-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1958
Mar–Aug 1946
6-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Feb–Aug 1946
7-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Jan–Aug 1946
8-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1984
Dec 1945–Aug 1946
9-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1900
Nov 1945–Aug 1946
10-Month
12.58"
(319.53mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Oct 1945–Aug 1946
11-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1999
Sep 1945–Aug 1946
12-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Mar 1945–Aug 1946
18-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1944–Aug 1946
24-Month
30.26"
(768.60mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1943–Aug 1946
36-Month
49.65"
(1,261.11mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1942–Aug 1946
48-Month
69.16"
(1,756.66mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2012
Sep 1941–Aug 1946
60-Month
91.76"
(2,330.70mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
5.46"
(138.68mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/