Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1947
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1946 1929, 1933
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1900
Jul–Aug 1947
2-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Jun–Aug 1947
3-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1946 1929
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
May–Aug 1947
4-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Apr–Aug 1947
5-Month
12.78"
(324.61mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1901
Mar–Aug 1947
6-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1948
Feb–Aug 1947
7-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Jan–Aug 1947
8-Month
13.92"
(353.57mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Dec 1946–Aug 1947
9-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Nov 1946–Aug 1947
10-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Oct 1946–Aug 1947
11-Month
17.14"
(435.36mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Sep 1946–Aug 1947
12-Month
19.81"
(503.17mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Mar 1946–Aug 1947
18-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1945–Aug 1947
24-Month
34.88"
(885.95mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2011
Sep 1944–Aug 1947
36-Month
50.07"
(1,271.78mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1943–Aug 1947
48-Month
69.46"
(1,764.28mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2012
Sep 1942–Aug 1947
60-Month
88.97"
(2,259.84mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/