Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1973
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1990
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Ties: 1954
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 2021
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1897
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2021
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1898
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Ties: 2001
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
15.89"
(403.61mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1994
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
19.26"
(489.20mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
20.03"
(508.76mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1994
Ties: 1917
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
25.31"
(642.87mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2011
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
39.32"
(998.73mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2012
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
54.77"
(1,391.16mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1996
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
75.38"
(1,914.65mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2012
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
88.89"
(2,257.81mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1938
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2012
Ties: 1975

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/