Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1929, 1933
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1900
Ties: 1905, 1995, 2008
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1967
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Ties: 1943
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1929
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
14.77"
(375.16mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
16.12"
(409.45mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1993
Ties: 1987, 2019
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1999
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
35.45"
(900.43mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1962 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
41.27"
(1,048.26mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
6.62"
(168.15mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1962 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
51.61"
(1,310.89mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
69.97"
(1,777.24mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1962 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2012
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
83.33"
(2,116.58mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/