Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1944
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 2015
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1949 1999
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1922
Ties: 1975, 1982, 1983, 2015
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1945 1987
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1982
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1948 1952
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
5.73"
(145.54mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
10.79"
(274.07mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1945 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Ties: 1913
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
17.12"
(434.85mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
18.55"
(471.17mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
1.21"
(30.73mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Ties: 1963
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
52.64"
(1,337.06mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
70.95"
(1,802.13mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Ties: 1929
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
88.22"
(2,240.79mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/