Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, January 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2017
1-Month
0.48"
(12.19mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2016 1942, 1973
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1916
Ties: 2015
Dec 2016–Jan 2017
2-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1942
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1907
Ties: 1997
Nov 2016–Jan 2017
3-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 1940
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1923
Oct 2016–Jan 2017
4-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2016 2000
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1999
Ties: 2011
Sep 2016–Jan 2017
5-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2016 2021
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Aug 2016–Jan 2017
6-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1898
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Ties: 2014
Jul 2016–Jan 2017
7-Month
13.74"
(349.00mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2016 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2016–Jan 2017
8-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
12.44"
(315.98mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
May 2016–Jan 2017
9-Month
18.66"
(473.96mm)
14.74"
(374.40mm)
3.92"
(99.56mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Apr 2016–Jan 2017
10-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
16.11"
(409.19mm)
5.08"
(129.04mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Mar 2016–Jan 2017
11-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
4.87"
(123.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2017
12-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
17.31"
(439.67mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Aug 2015–Jan 2017
18-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
23.75"
(603.25mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Feb 2015–Jan 2017
24-Month
39.57"
(1,005.08mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2016 1935
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2012
Feb 2014–Jan 2017
36-Month
58.25"
(1,479.55mm)
51.81"
(1,315.97mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2012
Feb 2013–Jan 2017
48-Month
81.60"
(2,072.64mm)
69.02"
(1,753.11mm)
12.58"
(319.53mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2012
Feb 2012–Jan 2017
60-Month
96.70"
(2,456.18mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
10.42"
(264.67mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2016 1938
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/