Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1990
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1973 1942, 1973
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1916
Ties: 1900, 1934, 2016
Dec 1989–Jan 1990
2-Month
0.41"
(10.41mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1987 1942
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1907
Nov 1989–Jan 1990
3-Month
0.99"
(25.15mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1964 1940
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1923
Oct 1989–Jan 1990
4-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 2000
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1999
Ties: 2008
Sep 1989–Jan 1990
5-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 2021
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Aug 1989–Jan 1990
6-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-1.14"
(-28.96mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1898
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Jul 1989–Jan 1990
7-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Jun 1989–Jan 1990
8-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
May 1989–Jan 1990
9-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Apr 1989–Jan 1990
10-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
-3.59"
(-91.18mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Mar 1989–Jan 1990
11-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1989–Jan 1990
12-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Aug 1988–Jan 1990
18-Month
19.16"
(486.66mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1989 1937
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Feb 1988–Jan 1990
24-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
-9.23"
(-234.45mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2012
Feb 1987–Jan 1990
36-Month
41.82"
(1,062.23mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
-9.99"
(-253.74mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1939 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2012
Feb 1986–Jan 1990
48-Month
63.45"
(1,611.63mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2012
Feb 1985–Jan 1990
60-Month
80.97"
(2,056.64mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1963 1938
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2012

Citing This Page

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