Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942, 1973
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1916
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1907
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1988 1940
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1923
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1999
Ties: 1910, 1992
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1988 2021
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.91"
(-23.11mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1988 1898
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
8.80"
(223.52mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-5.34"
(-135.63mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-5.32"
(-135.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1953 1937
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-5.57"
(-141.47mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-7.50"
(-190.50mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-6.39"
(-162.31mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1962 1935
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
49.83"
(1,265.68mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1986 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
67.35"
(1,710.69mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
82.98"
(2,107.69mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/