Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1898 1929, 1933
31st Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1898 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1898 1929
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Ties: 1900
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Ties: 1948
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
17.03"
(432.56mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1999
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
18.11"
(459.99mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
32.07"
(814.58mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
51.17"
(1,299.72mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
70.81"
(1,798.57mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
71st Driest Driest to Date 1936
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/