Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
2.57"
(65.28mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1973 1929, 1933
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Ties: 1989
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Ties: 1982, 1985
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1929
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
9.74"
(247.40mm)
10.46"
(265.68mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1993
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
12.57"
(319.28mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Ties: 2002
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
14.01"
(355.85mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
14.62"
(371.35mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
15.69"
(398.53mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
17.35"
(440.69mm)
2.58"
(65.53mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
33.77"
(857.76mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
54.69"
(1,389.13mm)
51.90"
(1,318.26mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
71.94"
(1,827.28mm)
69.10"
(1,755.14mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2012
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
89.68"
(2,277.87mm)
86.30"
(2,192.02mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1973 1937
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2014

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/