Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1959
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1946 1942, 1973
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1916
Ties: 1928, 2021
Dec 1958–Jan 1959
2-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1958 1942
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1907
Ties: 2000
Nov 1958–Jan 1959
3-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1940
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1923
Oct 1958–Jan 1959
4-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 2000
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1999
Sep 1958–Jan 1959
5-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1953 2021
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Aug 1958–Jan 1959
6-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1953 1898
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Jul 1958–Jan 1959
7-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Jun 1958–Jan 1959
8-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Ties: 1900
May 1958–Jan 1959
9-Month
11.78"
(299.21mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-2.96"
(-75.19mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Apr 1958–Jan 1959
10-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Mar 1958–Jan 1959
11-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Feb 1958–Jan 1959
12-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Aug 1957–Jan 1959
18-Month
21.59"
(548.39mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Feb 1957–Jan 1959
24-Month
32.63"
(828.80mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1954 1935
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Feb 1956–Jan 1959
36-Month
49.67"
(1,261.62mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1937
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Feb 1955–Jan 1959
48-Month
67.14"
(1,705.36mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Feb 1954–Jan 1959
60-Month
85.45"
(2,170.43mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 1938
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/