Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1977
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1975 1942, 1973
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1916
Ties: 1932
Dec 1976–Jan 1977
2-Month
0.96"
(24.38mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1975 1942
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1907
Ties: 1941, 1962, 1974
Nov 1976–Jan 1977
3-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1973 1940
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1923
Oct 1976–Jan 1977
4-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 2000
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1999
Sep 1976–Jan 1977
5-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1953 2021
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Aug 1976–Jan 1977
6-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1898
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Jul 1976–Jan 1977
7-Month
4.08"
(103.63mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-4.95"
(-125.73mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1977
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Jun 1976–Jan 1977
8-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
May 1976–Jan 1977
9-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Apr 1976–Jan 1977
10-Month
10.89"
(276.61mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-5.22"
(-132.58mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1976–Jan 1977
11-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Feb 1976–Jan 1977
12-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-5.16"
(-131.06mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Aug 1975–Jan 1977
18-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
Feb 1975–Jan 1977
24-Month
33.62"
(853.95mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1975 1935
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Feb 1974–Jan 1977
36-Month
49.42"
(1,255.27mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
-2.39"
(-60.70mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1963 1937
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Ties: 2004
Feb 1973–Jan 1977
48-Month
66.44"
(1,687.58mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1964 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012
Feb 1972–Jan 1977
60-Month
83.55"
(2,122.17mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1964 1938
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/