Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2019
1-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2018 1929, 1933
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1900
Jul–Aug 2019
2-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Ties: 2011
Jun–Aug 2019
3-Month
9.32"
(236.73mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2018 1929
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
May–Aug 2019
4-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Apr–Aug 2019
5-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Mar–Aug 2019
6-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Feb–Aug 2019
7-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Jan–Aug 2019
8-Month
14.71"
(373.63mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Ties: 1954
Dec 2018–Aug 2019
9-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Nov 2018–Aug 2019
10-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Ties: 1963, 1987
Oct 2018–Aug 2019
11-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1999
Sep 2018–Aug 2019
12-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Mar 2018–Aug 2019
18-Month
31.90"
(810.26mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Sep 2017–Aug 2019
24-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Sep 2016–Aug 2019
36-Month
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2011
Sep 2015–Aug 2019
48-Month
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2012
Sep 2014–Aug 2019
60-Month
87.39"
(2,219.71mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2006 1937
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2014
Ties: 1918

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/