Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, September 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1979
1-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1976 2012
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug–Sep 1979
2-Month
2.27"
(57.66mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1976 1897
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul–Sep 1979
3-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jun–Sep 1979
4-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
May–Sep 1979
5-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
Ties: 1958
Apr–Sep 1979
6-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Mar–Sep 1979
7-Month
12.02"
(305.31mm)
14.20"
(360.68mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Feb–Sep 1979
8-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Jan–Sep 1979
9-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Dec 1978–Sep 1979
10-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1941
Nov 1978–Sep 1979
11-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1993
Oct 1978–Sep 1979
12-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999
Apr 1978–Sep 1979
18-Month
30.43"
(772.92mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1976
Oct 1977–Sep 1979
24-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
34.64"
(879.86mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 2007
Oct 1976–Sep 1979
36-Month
53.38"
(1,355.85mm)
51.89"
(1,318.01mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Oct 1975–Sep 1979
48-Month
67.02"
(1,702.31mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Oct 1974–Sep 1979
60-Month
87.93"
(2,233.42mm)
86.31"
(2,192.27mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/