Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1983
1-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1942, 1973
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1916
Ties: 1913, 1998, 2014
Dec 1982–Jan 1983
2-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1942
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1907
Nov 1982–Jan 1983
3-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1923
Oct 1982–Jan 1983
4-Month
6.08"
(154.43mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1982 2000
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Sep 1982–Jan 1983
5-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 2021
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Aug 1982–Jan 1983
6-Month
9.24"
(234.70mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1982 1898
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2020
Jul 1982–Jan 1983
7-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Jun 1982–Jan 1983
8-Month
15.16"
(385.06mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
May 1982–Jan 1983
9-Month
18.45"
(468.63mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Apr 1982–Jan 1983
10-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Mar 1982–Jan 1983
11-Month
20.49"
(520.45mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Feb 1982–Jan 1983
12-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Aug 1981–Jan 1983
18-Month
28.51"
(724.15mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
Feb 1981–Jan 1983
24-Month
38.59"
(980.19mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
Feb 1980–Jan 1983
36-Month
54.93"
(1,395.22mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2012
Feb 1979–Jan 1983
48-Month
69.74"
(1,771.40mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2012
Feb 1978–Jan 1983
60-Month
87.73"
(2,228.34mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/