Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
0.22"
(5.59mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2008 1942, 1973
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1916
Ties: 1900, 1934, 1990
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1942
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1907
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2015 1940
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1923
Ties: 1931
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2015 2000
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1999
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
4.17"
(105.92mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2015 1953
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2009
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2013 1898
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1901
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2017
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1937
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1994
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
16.63"
(422.40mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1994
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
36.14"
(917.96mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2013 1935
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2012
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
59.49"
(1,511.05mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
7.68"
(195.08mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2012
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
74.59"
(1,894.59mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2010 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2012
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
95.40"
(2,423.16mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
9.12"
(231.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1938
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/