Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
0.11"
(2.79mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1926
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Ties: 1956
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1985 2021
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1975
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
2.61"
(66.29mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2021
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1907, 1962
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 2021
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1990, 1992
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1985 2021
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.58"
(-14.74mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 2021
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1985 2021
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Ties: 1930, 1975
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
9.83"
(249.68mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1985 2021
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2009
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
15.01"
(381.25mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2009
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
25.88"
(657.35mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1935
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2012
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
52.99"
(1,345.95mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
70.81"
(1,798.57mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2012
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
91.38"
(2,321.05mm)
86.25"
(2,190.75mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1938
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/