Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.35"
(8.89mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1975 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
Ties: 1927, 1945, 2018
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1973
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1969
Ties: 1966, 2014
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1990
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1969
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1977 2021
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 2021
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1977 2021
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
3.69"
(93.72mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
19.60"
(497.84mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
4.39"
(111.51mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1994
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
19.98"
(507.49mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1994
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Ties: 1982
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1975 1935
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2012
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
54.67"
(1,388.62mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1996
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
70.29"
(1,785.37mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
87.59"
(2,224.79mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1977 1938
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 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/