Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1899
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1944
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Ties: 1976, 2017
Nov–Dec 1899
2-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1999
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1922
Oct–Dec 1899
3-Month
1.85"
(46.99mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1987
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1982
Ties: 1978, 2006
Sep–Dec 1899
4-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1952
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Aug–Dec 1899
5-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jul–Dec 1899
6-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jun–Dec 1899
7-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
May–Dec 1899
8-Month
13.91"
(353.31mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Apr–Dec 1899
9-Month
15.03"
(381.76mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Mar–Dec 1899
10-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Feb–Dec 1899
11-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1897 1936
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jan–Dec 1899
12-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Ties: 1949
Jul 1898–Dec 1899
18-Month
24.66"
(626.36mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1898 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Jan 1898–Dec 1899
24-Month
32.80"
(833.12mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1898 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jan 1897–Dec 1899
36-Month
48.40"
(1,229.36mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jan 1896–Dec 1899
48-Month
70.98"
(1,802.89mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1895–Dec 1899
60-Month
86.62"
(2,200.15mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 1937
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 26, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/