Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1987
1-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Jan–Feb 1987
2-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 1973
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1969
Dec 1986–Feb 1987
3-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1985 1990
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Nov 1986–Feb 1987
4-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 2021
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1897
Oct 1986–Feb 1987
5-Month
3.25"
(82.55mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1984 2021
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Ties: 1976
Sep 1986–Feb 1987
6-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 2021
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
Aug 1986–Feb 1987
7-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1985 1898
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jul 1986–Feb 1987
8-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Jun 1986–Feb 1987
9-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
May 1986–Feb 1987
10-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1994
Apr 1986–Feb 1987
11-Month
21.88"
(555.75mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Mar 1986–Feb 1987
12-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1994
Sep 1985–Feb 1987
18-Month
27.71"
(703.83mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1985–Feb 1987
24-Month
39.93"
(1,014.22mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
5.34"
(135.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1935
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2012
Mar 1984–Feb 1987
36-Month
55.41"
(1,407.41mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1996
Mar 1983–Feb 1987
48-Month
71.30"
(1,811.02mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Mar 1982–Feb 1987
60-Month
92.01"
(2,337.05mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1938
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/