Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1895 1942, 1973
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1916
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1942
34th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1896 1940
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1923
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 2000
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 2021
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1896 1898
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
12.45"
(316.23mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
17.17"
(436.12mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
4.73"
(120.15mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
5.23"
(132.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1896 1937
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
98th Driest Driest to Date 1937
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
38.38"
(974.85mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
95th Driest Driest to Date 1935
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/