Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1998
Ties: 2007
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
0.75"
(19.05mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1935 1973
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Ties: 1909, 1959
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1935 1990
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Ties: 1925, 1988, 2001
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1913 2021
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1897
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1921 2021
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2009
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1898 2021
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1964
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1937 1898
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
6.50"
(165.10mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1994
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
13.79"
(350.27mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1994
Ties: 1898
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
-4.46"
(-113.28mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-4.96"
(-125.99mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
46.87"
(1,190.50mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
-4.96"
(-125.98mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1996
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
55.54"
(1,410.72mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
-13.49"
(-342.64mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2012
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
74.27"
(1,886.46mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-12.01"
(-305.05mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1938
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2012

Citing This Page

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