Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1950 1929, 1933
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1900
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1967
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Ties: 1960
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1952 1929
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
12.40"
(314.96mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
13.95"
(354.33mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Ties: 1938
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1999
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2011
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
53.69"
(1,363.73mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
68.22"
(1,732.79mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2012
Ties: 2018
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
85.27"
(2,165.86mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/