Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1989
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1988 1929, 1933
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1900
Ties: 1974
Jul–Aug 1989
2-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jun–Aug 1989
3-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1929
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
May–Aug 1989
4-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Apr–Aug 1989
5-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Mar–Aug 1989
6-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Feb–Aug 1989
7-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Jan–Aug 1989
8-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Dec 1988–Aug 1989
9-Month
12.62"
(320.55mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Ties: 1907
Nov 1988–Aug 1989
10-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1993
Oct 1988–Aug 1989
11-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999
Sep 1988–Aug 1989
12-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
-2.31"
(-58.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Mar 1988–Aug 1989
18-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
-7.47"
(-189.74mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Sep 1987–Aug 1989
24-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-9.94"
(-252.48mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Sep 1986–Aug 1989
36-Month
44.90"
(1,140.46mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Sep 1985–Aug 1989
48-Month
65.85"
(1,672.59mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1962 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Ties: 1913
Sep 1984–Aug 1989
60-Month
82.97"
(2,107.44mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2014

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/