Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1944 1944
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Ties: 1953
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1943 1999
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1922
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1945 1987
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1982
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1945 1952
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1926, 1959
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
9.75"
(247.65mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1922
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
14.58"
(370.33mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 1972
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
24.98"
(634.49mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2011
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
53.67"
(1,363.22mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
72.20"
(1,833.88mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
91.15"
(2,315.21mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/