Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, September 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2003
1-Month
1.81"
(45.97mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2002 2012
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Aug–Sep 2003
2-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2001 1897
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jul–Sep 2003
3-Month
4.79"
(121.67mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jun–Sep 2003
4-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1989 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1993
Ties: 1960
May–Sep 2003
5-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
12.09"
(307.09mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Apr–Sep 2003
6-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1941
Ties: 2002
Mar–Sep 2003
7-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
14.20"
(360.68mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 1956
Feb–Sep 2003
8-Month
14.20"
(360.68mm)
14.66"
(372.36mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Jan–Sep 2003
9-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Dec 2002–Sep 2003
10-Month
15.15"
(384.81mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1941
Ties: 1981
Nov 2002–Sep 2003
11-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
16.24"
(412.50mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Oct 2002–Sep 2003
12-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2002 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1999
Apr 2002–Sep 2003
18-Month
29.31"
(744.47mm)
30.77"
(781.56mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Oct 2001–Sep 2003
24-Month
31.88"
(809.75mm)
34.64"
(879.86mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Ties: 1931
Oct 2000–Sep 2003
36-Month
51.56"
(1,309.62mm)
51.89"
(1,318.01mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Oct 1999–Sep 2003
48-Month
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Oct 1998–Sep 2003
60-Month
94.35"
(2,396.49mm)
86.31"
(2,192.27mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1937
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/