Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1948
1-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1946 1929, 1933
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1900
Jul–Aug 1948
2-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Ties: 1916
Jun–Aug 1948
3-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1929
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Ties: 1987
May–Aug 1948
4-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-0.02"
(-0.50mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Apr–Aug 1948
5-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Ties: 1899
Mar–Aug 1948
6-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Ties: 1947
Feb–Aug 1948
7-Month
14.14"
(359.16mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Jan–Aug 1948
8-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Dec 1947–Aug 1948
9-Month
15.00"
(381.00mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Nov 1947–Aug 1948
10-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1993
Oct 1947–Aug 1948
11-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Sep 1947–Aug 1948
12-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Mar 1947–Aug 1948
18-Month
32.08"
(814.83mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2011
Sep 1946–Aug 1948
24-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2011
Sep 1945–Aug 1948
36-Month
53.83"
(1,367.28mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1944–Aug 1948
48-Month
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2012
Sep 1943–Aug 1948
60-Month
88.41"
(2,245.61mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/