Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 1944
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1914, 1978
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 1999
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1922
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1939 1987
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1982
Ties: 2014
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
2.85"
(72.39mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1935
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
16.70"
(424.18mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 2007
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Ties: 1905
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2011
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
59.94"
(1,522.48mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
74.49"
(1,892.05mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
90.01"
(2,286.25mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/