Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2004
1-Month
0.47"
(11.94mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2001 1944
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2016
Ties: 1992
Nov–Dec 2004
2-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2001 1999
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1922
Oct–Dec 2004
3-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2003 1987
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1982
Sep–Dec 2004
4-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Ties: 1991
Aug–Dec 2004
5-Month
6.89"
(175.01mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul–Dec 2004
6-Month
9.44"
(239.78mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jun–Dec 2004
7-Month
11.68"
(296.67mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
May–Dec 2004
8-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Apr–Dec 2004
9-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Mar–Dec 2004
10-Month
17.76"
(451.10mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
1.37"
(34.79mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Feb–Dec 2004
11-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Ties: 1928
Jan–Dec 2004
12-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Jul 2003–Dec 2004
18-Month
25.37"
(644.40mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jan 2003–Dec 2004
24-Month
35.10"
(891.54mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jan 2002–Dec 2004
36-Month
50.93"
(1,293.62mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
Jan 2001–Dec 2004
48-Month
67.75"
(1,720.85mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2011
Jan 2000–Dec 2004
60-Month
89.06"
(2,262.12mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/