Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2004 1944
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2016
Ties: 1960, 2003
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2004 1999
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1922
Ties: 1956
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1987
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1982
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
3.73"
(94.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
19.14"
(486.16mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1912
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
20.38"
(517.65mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
20.98"
(532.89mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
39.84"
(1,011.94mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
5.19"
(131.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2011
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
56.08"
(1,424.43mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
71.91"
(1,826.51mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
88.73"
(2,253.74mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 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/