Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1953
1-Month
0.33"
(8.38mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1998
Ties: 1914, 2006, 2011
Jan–Feb 1953
2-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1944 1973
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1969
Ties: 1961
Dec 1952–Feb 1953
3-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1945 1990
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1969
Ties: 1914, 1992
Nov 1952–Feb 1953
4-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1944 2021
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1897
Oct 1952–Feb 1953
5-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2021
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2009
Sep 1952–Feb 1953
6-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2021
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Aug 1952–Feb 1953
7-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1898
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jul 1952–Feb 1953
8-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 2008
Jun 1952–Feb 1953
9-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
May 1952–Feb 1953
10-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Ties: 1990
Apr 1952–Feb 1953
11-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Mar 1952–Feb 1953
12-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1994
Sep 1951–Feb 1953
18-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Mar 1951–Feb 1953
24-Month
28.15"
(715.01mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-6.44"
(-163.58mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Mar 1950–Feb 1953
36-Month
46.64"
(1,184.66mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
-5.19"
(-131.82mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1996
Ties: 1934
Mar 1949–Feb 1953
48-Month
62.89"
(1,597.41mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
-6.14"
(-155.95mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012
Mar 1948–Feb 1953
60-Month
80.73"
(2,050.54mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/