Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1996
1-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1942, 1973
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1916
Ties: 1911
Dec 1995–Jan 1996
2-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1942
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1907
Ties: 1982
Nov 1995–Jan 1996
3-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1940
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1923
Oct 1995–Jan 1996
4-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1994 2000
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1999
Sep 1995–Jan 1996
5-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1953
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2009
Ties: 1932
Aug 1995–Jan 1996
6-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1994 1898
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1901
Jul 1995–Jan 1996
7-Month
11.80"
(299.72mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1993 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Jun 1995–Jan 1996
8-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1994
Ties: 1915
May 1995–Jan 1996
9-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1994
Apr 1995–Jan 1996
10-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1994
Mar 1995–Jan 1996
11-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2011
Feb 1995–Jan 1996
12-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
2.63"
(66.81mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2011
Aug 1994–Jan 1996
18-Month
29.52"
(749.81mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Feb 1994–Jan 1996
24-Month
40.09"
(1,018.29mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1994 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2012
Feb 1993–Jan 1996
36-Month
63.32"
(1,608.33mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
11.51"
(292.36mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2012
Feb 1992–Jan 1996
48-Month
78.12"
(1,984.25mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2012
Feb 1991–Jan 1996
60-Month
98.04"
(2,490.22mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
11.76"
(298.71mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1938
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/