Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1977
1-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1976 1944
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Nov–Dec 1977
2-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1999
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1922
Oct–Dec 1977
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1976 1987
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1982
Sep–Dec 1977
4-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1976 1952
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug–Dec 1977
5-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jul–Dec 1977
6-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
4.34"
(110.23mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jun–Dec 1977
7-Month
15.84"
(402.34mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
May–Dec 1977
8-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Apr–Dec 1977
9-Month
19.39"
(492.51mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Mar–Dec 1977
10-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Feb–Dec 1977
11-Month
20.75"
(527.05mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan–Dec 1977
12-Month
21.31"
(541.27mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Ties: 2000
Jul 1976–Dec 1977
18-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 1976–Dec 1977
24-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 1975–Dec 1977
36-Month
54.86"
(1,393.44mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jan 1974–Dec 1977
48-Month
70.48"
(1,790.19mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan 1973–Dec 1977
60-Month
87.28"
(2,216.91mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1937
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/