Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
0.38"
(9.65mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1895 1944
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1895 1999
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1922
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.12"
(28.44mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1895 1987
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1895 1952
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2008
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
7.88"
(200.15mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
16.39"
(416.31mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
20.06"
(509.52mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1941
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
28.57"
(725.68mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
2.69"
(68.33mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1934
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
38.22"
(970.79mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
95th Driest Driest to Date 1934
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/