Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
0.51"
(12.95mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1936 1987
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1986
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1926
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1975
Ties: 1907
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
1.57"
(39.88mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 2021
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1975
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1896
Ties: 1906, 1925
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1896
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1947 2021
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1896
Ties: 2019
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1946 2021
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Ties: 1907, 1989
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2021
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Ties: 1929
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 2021
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
14.83"
(376.68mm)
15.01"
(381.25mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2009
Ties: 1907
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
21.84"
(554.74mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1935
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
53.25"
(1,352.55mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1948 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
67.67"
(1,718.82mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012
Ties: 1964
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
90.03"
(2,286.76mm)
86.25"
(2,190.75mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1938
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/