Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1942
1-Month
0.09"
(2.29mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1942, 1973
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1916
Ties: 1973
Dec 1941–Jan 1942
2-Month
0.23"
(5.84mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1942
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1907
Nov 1941–Jan 1942
3-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1940 1940
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1923
Oct 1941–Jan 1942
4-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 2000
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1999
Ties: 1943
Sep 1941–Jan 1942
5-Month
6.59"
(167.39mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 2021
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1941–Jan 1942
6-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1941 1898
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jul 1941–Jan 1942
7-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Jun 1941–Jan 1942
8-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1941–Jan 1942
9-Month
19.62"
(498.35mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1941–Jan 1942
10-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
5.83"
(148.09mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1941–Jan 1942
11-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1941–Jan 1942
12-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1940–Jan 1942
18-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011
Feb 1940–Jan 1942
24-Month
40.96"
(1,040.38mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
6.37"
(161.79mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2012
Feb 1939–Jan 1942
36-Month
55.19"
(1,401.83mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012
Feb 1938–Jan 1942
48-Month
70.66"
(1,794.76mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Ties: 1918
Feb 1937–Jan 1942
60-Month
87.69"
(2,227.33mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/