Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1929, 1933
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1900
Ties: 2016
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1961 1929
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1993
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
17.13"
(435.10mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
17.70"
(449.58mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1993
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1999
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
22.95"
(582.93mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
30.57"
(776.48mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
51.65"
(1,311.91mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
65.01"
(1,651.25mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
80.19"
(2,036.83mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/