Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1988
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1984 1929, 1933
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Jul–Aug 1988
2-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jun–Aug 1988
3-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1967 1929
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
May–Aug 1988
4-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-3.97"
(-100.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Apr–Aug 1988
5-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
-5.22"
(-132.59mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Mar–Aug 1988
6-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-5.20"
(-132.08mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Aug 1988
7-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jan–Aug 1988
8-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Dec 1987–Aug 1988
9-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Nov 1987–Aug 1988
10-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-6.01"
(-152.66mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Oct 1987–Aug 1988
11-Month
8.76"
(222.50mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-6.93"
(-176.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Sep 1987–Aug 1988
12-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-7.68"
(-195.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Mar 1987–Aug 1988
18-Month
23.10"
(586.74mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
-6.78"
(-172.21mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Sep 1986–Aug 1988
24-Month
29.86"
(758.44mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Sep 1985–Aug 1988
36-Month
50.81"
(1,290.57mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Sep 1984–Aug 1988
48-Month
67.93"
(1,725.42mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2012
Sep 1983–Aug 1988
60-Month
83.20"
(2,113.28mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/