Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1963
1-Month
0.16"
(4.06mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1961 1942, 1973
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1916
Dec 1962–Jan 1963
2-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1907
Nov 1962–Jan 1963
3-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1955 1940
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1923
Ties: 1964
Oct 1962–Jan 1963
4-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1962 2000
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1999
Sep 1962–Jan 1963
5-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1961 2021
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Aug 1962–Jan 1963
6-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1961 1898
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Ties: 1926
Jul 1962–Jan 1963
7-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1962 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1941
Jun 1962–Jan 1963
8-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
May 1962–Jan 1963
9-Month
18.76"
(476.50mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
4.02"
(102.10mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Apr 1962–Jan 1963
10-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Mar 1962–Jan 1963
11-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Feb 1962–Jan 1963
12-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Aug 1961–Jan 1963
18-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Feb 1961–Jan 1963
24-Month
34.36"
(872.74mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1935
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Ties: 1901
Feb 1960–Jan 1963
36-Month
48.74"
(1,238.00mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
-3.07"
(-77.97mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2012
Feb 1959–Jan 1963
48-Month
64.77"
(1,645.16mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Feb 1958–Jan 1963
60-Month
78.53"
(1,994.66mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-7.75"
(-196.85mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1962 1938
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 30, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/