Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1950 1944
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2016
Ties: 1927, 1968, 1969
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1999
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1922
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 1987
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1982
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1952
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1932
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
9.82"
(249.43mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1950 1936
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
13.98"
(355.09mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
24.30"
(617.22mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
35.20"
(894.08mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
51.63"
(1,311.40mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
69.29"
(1,759.97mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1948 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
87.60"
(2,225.04mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1949 1937
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/