Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1973
1-Month
0.19"
(4.83mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1998
Ties: 1989
Jan–Feb 1973
2-Month
0.28"
(7.11mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1973
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Dec 1972–Feb 1973
3-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
-0.33"
(-8.39mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1966 1990
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Nov 1972–Feb 1973
4-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1964 2021
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1897
Ties: 1925, 1944
Oct 1972–Feb 1973
5-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1966 2021
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2009
Sep 1972–Feb 1973
6-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1970 2021
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Aug 1972–Feb 1973
7-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1971 1898
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Ties: 1910
Jul 1972–Feb 1973
8-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Jun 1972–Feb 1973
9-Month
10.99"
(279.15mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
May 1972–Feb 1973
10-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Apr 1972–Feb 1973
11-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Mar 1972–Feb 1973
12-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1994
Sep 1971–Feb 1973
18-Month
24.71"
(627.63mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Mar 1971–Feb 1973
24-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2012
Mar 1970–Feb 1973
36-Month
55.97"
(1,421.64mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1996
Mar 1969–Feb 1973
48-Month
71.42"
(1,814.07mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2012
Mar 1968–Feb 1973
60-Month
92.03"
(2,337.56mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
5.75"
(146.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1938
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 13, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/