Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1989
1-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1986 1944
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2016
Ties: 1932
Nov–Dec 1989
2-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1999
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1922
Ties: 1897, 1936, 1962
Oct–Dec 1989
3-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1982
Sep–Dec 1989
4-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Aug–Dec 1989
5-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul–Dec 1989
6-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 1902
Jun–Dec 1989
7-Month
8.62"
(218.95mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May–Dec 1989
8-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr–Dec 1989
9-Month
12.30"
(312.42mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar–Dec 1989
10-Month
13.21"
(335.53mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-3.18"
(-80.78mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Feb–Dec 1989
11-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan–Dec 1989
12-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1936
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1988–Dec 1989
18-Month
20.35"
(516.89mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jan 1988–Dec 1989
24-Month
25.76"
(654.30mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-8.89"
(-225.81mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Jan 1987–Dec 1989
36-Month
41.86"
(1,063.24mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
-10.06"
(-255.53mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1938 1936
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Jan 1986–Dec 1989
48-Month
63.65"
(1,616.71mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Jan 1985–Dec 1989
60-Month
80.98"
(2,056.89mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/