Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
0.30"
(7.62mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1946 1942, 1973
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1916
Ties: 1905
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1942
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1907
Ties: 1935
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1940
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1923
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1956 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1953 2021
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1956 1898
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1924, 1941
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 2000
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
12.79"
(324.87mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
34.51"
(876.55mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1954 1935
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
52.82"
(1,341.63mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
73.02"
(1,854.71mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
84.86"
(2,155.44mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1938
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/