Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2022. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2020
1-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2018 1929, 1933
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1900
Jul–Aug 2020
2-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2018 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Jun–Aug 2020
3-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2017 1929
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
May–Aug 2020
4-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-0.57"
(-14.47mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Apr–Aug 2020
5-Month
10.69"
(271.53mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Mar–Aug 2020
6-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Ties: 1900
Feb–Aug 2020
7-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Jan–Aug 2020
8-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Dec 2019–Aug 2020
9-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Nov 2019–Aug 2020
10-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2017 1936
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1993
Oct 2019–Aug 2020
11-Month
15.26"
(387.60mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1999
Sep 2019–Aug 2020
12-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
3.81"
(96.77mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2019 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Mar 2019–Aug 2020
18-Month
34.44"
(874.78mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Sep 2018–Aug 2020
24-Month
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Sep 2017–Aug 2020
36-Month
57.07"
(1,449.58mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2019 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Sep 2016–Aug 2020
48-Month
73.12"
(1,857.25mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2019 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2012
Sep 2015–Aug 2020
60-Month
92.43"
(2,347.72mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 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/