Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1944
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2016
Ties: 1936, 1961
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1982 1999
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1922
Ties: 1950, 1975, 1982, 2015
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
2.16"
(54.86mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1987
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1979 1952
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2008
Ties: 1944, 1954
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1900
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1979 1976
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1900
Ties: 1972
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1993
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
13.19"
(335.03mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1993
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1941
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
15.09"
(383.29mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1941
Ties: 1984
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
15.31"
(388.87mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013
Ties: 1974
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Ties: 1932
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
37.14"
(943.36mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
54.22"
(1,377.19mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
70.97"
(1,802.64mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1968
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
85.39"
(2,168.91mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
-0.97"
(-24.63mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/