Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1897
1-Month
1.26"
(32.00mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1896 1929, 1933
109th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Ties: 1915
Jul–Aug 1897
2-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1967
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jun–Aug 1897
3-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1929
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
May–Aug 1897
4-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Apr–Aug 1897
5-Month
10.72"
(272.29mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1936
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Mar–Aug 1897
6-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Feb–Aug 1897
7-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Jan–Aug 1897
8-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1895 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Dec 1896–Aug 1897
9-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1936
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Nov 1896–Aug 1897
10-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
97th Driest Driest to Date 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Oct 1896–Aug 1897
11-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
87th Driest Driest to Date 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1999
Sep 1896–Aug 1897
12-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
84th Driest Driest to Date 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Mar 1896–Aug 1897
18-Month
35.26"
(895.60mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1896 1934
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1895–Aug 1897
24-Month
38.74"
(984.00mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/