Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1948
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1947 1944
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2016
Nov–Dec 1948
2-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1947 1999
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1922
Oct–Dec 1948
3-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1987
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1982
Sep–Dec 1948
4-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1943 1952
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2008
Aug–Dec 1948
5-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1900
Jul–Dec 1948
6-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1900
Jun–Dec 1948
7-Month
12.13"
(308.10mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
May–Dec 1948
8-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
Apr–Dec 1948
9-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Mar–Dec 1948
10-Month
16.23"
(412.24mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1941
Feb–Dec 1948
11-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1904, 2015
Jan–Dec 1948
12-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Jul 1947–Dec 1948
18-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jan 1947–Dec 1948
24-Month
35.97"
(913.64mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan 1946–Dec 1948
36-Month
53.24"
(1,352.30mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jan 1945–Dec 1948
48-Month
68.23"
(1,733.04mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jan 1944–Dec 1948
60-Month
89.64"
(2,276.86mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/