Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of May 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, October 1986

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1986
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1952
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1982
Ties: 1910
Sep–Oct 1986
2-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1985 1935
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Aug–Oct 1986
3-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jul–Oct 1986
4-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun–Oct 1986
5-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
May–Oct 1986
6-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
13.17"
(334.52mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Apr–Oct 1986
7-Month
19.19"
(487.43mm)
14.54"
(369.32mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Mar–Oct 1986
8-Month
19.44"
(493.78mm)
15.28"
(388.11mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1941
Feb–Oct 1986
9-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
15.74"
(399.80mm)
4.14"
(105.15mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jan–Oct 1986
10-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
16.23"
(412.24mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Dec 1985–Oct 1986
11-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Nov 1985–Oct 1986
12-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
May 1985–Oct 1986
18-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
30.48"
(774.19mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Nov 1984–Oct 1986
24-Month
38.53"
(978.66mm)
34.64"
(879.86mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2011
Nov 1983–Oct 1986
36-Month
54.58"
(1,386.33mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Ties: 1925
Nov 1982–Oct 1986
48-Month
70.30"
(1,785.62mm)
69.12"
(1,755.65mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Nov 1981–Oct 1986
60-Month
91.70"
(2,329.18mm)
86.34"
(2,193.04mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 2, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/