Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1898
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1895 1944
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Ties: 1958
Nov–Dec 1898
2-Month
0.58"
(14.73mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1999
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1922
Ties: 1934, 1943, 2001
Oct–Dec 1898
3-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1987
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1982
Sep–Dec 1898
4-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1897 1952
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Aug–Dec 1898
5-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jul–Dec 1898
6-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun–Dec 1898
7-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
May–Dec 1898
8-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Apr–Dec 1898
9-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Mar–Dec 1898
10-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Feb–Dec 1898
11-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jan–Dec 1898
12-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jul 1897–Dec 1898
18-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jan 1897–Dec 1898
24-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jan 1896–Dec 1898
36-Month
54.55"
(1,385.57mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1898
48-Month
70.19"
(1,782.83mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1936
71st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/