Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, December 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2019
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2018 1944
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Nov–Dec 2019
2-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2017 1999
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1922
Oct–Dec 2019
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1987
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1982
Sep–Dec 2019
4-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1952
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug–Dec 2019
5-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul–Dec 2019
6-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
8.52"
(216.41mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun–Dec 2019
7-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May–Dec 2019
8-Month
21.30"
(541.02mm)
14.27"
(362.46mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr–Dec 2019
9-Month
22.45"
(570.23mm)
15.65"
(397.51mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Dec 2019
10-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
16.39"
(416.31mm)
6.57"
(166.87mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb–Dec 2019
11-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
16.85"
(427.99mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Dec 2019
12-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
17.34"
(440.44mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–Dec 2019
18-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
25.88"
(657.35mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan 2018–Dec 2019
24-Month
42.16"
(1,070.86mm)
34.65"
(880.11mm)
7.51"
(190.75mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jan 2017–Dec 2019
36-Month
55.15"
(1,400.81mm)
51.92"
(1,318.77mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Ties: 1905
Jan 2016–Dec 2019
48-Month
77.00"
(1,955.80mm)
69.14"
(1,756.16mm)
7.86"
(199.64mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Jan 2015–Dec 2019
60-Month
94.72"
(2,405.89mm)
86.36"
(2,193.54mm)
8.36"
(212.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/