Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1947
1-Month
0.37"
(9.40mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1946 1942, 1973
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1916
Ties: 1944
Dec 1946–Jan 1947
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1946 1942
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Ties: 1980
Nov 1946–Jan 1947
3-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1944 1940
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1923
Oct 1946–Jan 1947
4-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
0.93"
(23.63mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1946 2000
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1999
Sep 1946–Jan 1947
5-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Aug 1946–Jan 1947
6-Month
7.87"
(199.90mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1946 1898
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Jul 1946–Jan 1947
7-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Jun 1946–Jan 1947
8-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
May 1946–Jan 1947
9-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Apr 1946–Jan 1947
10-Month
15.65"
(397.51mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Mar 1946–Jan 1947
11-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Feb 1946–Jan 1947
12-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Aug 1945–Jan 1947
18-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Feb 1945–Jan 1947
24-Month
32.20"
(817.88mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Feb 1944–Jan 1947
36-Month
53.67"
(1,363.22mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Feb 1943–Jan 1947
48-Month
71.82"
(1,824.23mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Feb 1942–Jan 1947
60-Month
91.43"
(2,322.32mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1943 1938
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/