Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1959
1-Month
0.44"
(11.18mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1987
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1986
Mar–Apr 1959
2-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1926
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1975
Ties: 1952
Feb–Apr 1959
3-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1926
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1975
Jan–Apr 1959
4-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1896
Dec 1958–Apr 1959
5-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1959
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1896
Nov 1958–Apr 1959
6-Month
3.10"
(78.74mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1958 1926
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1896
Ties: 1899, 1962
Oct 1958–Apr 1959
7-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1944 1988
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Sep 1958–Apr 1959
8-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1944 1988
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Aug 1958–Apr 1959
9-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
Jul 1958–Apr 1959
10-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Jun 1958–Apr 1959
11-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
15.01"
(381.25mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2009
May 1958–Apr 1959
12-Month
12.91"
(327.91mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
-4.41"
(-112.02mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1957–Apr 1959
18-Month
16.00"
(406.40mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
May 1957–Apr 1959
24-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1953 1935
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
May 1956–Apr 1959
36-Month
49.15"
(1,248.41mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1954 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
May 1955–Apr 1959
48-Month
65.73"
(1,669.54mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
May 1954–Apr 1959
60-Month
84.30"
(2,141.22mm)
86.25"
(2,190.75mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1956 1938
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on October 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/