Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, April 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2020
1-Month
0.80"
(20.32mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2018 1987
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1986
Ties: 1944
Mar–Apr 2020
2-Month
1.04"
(26.42mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-1.07"
(-27.17mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2015 1926
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1975
Ties: 2008
Feb–Apr 2020
3-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1988 2021
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1975
Jan–Apr 2020
4-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 2008 2021
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Dec 2019–Apr 2020
5-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2015 2021
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Nov 2019–Apr 2020
6-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2015 2021
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Oct 2019–Apr 2020
7-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2018 2021
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2009
Ties: 1935
Sep 2019–Apr 2020
8-Month
11.27"
(286.26mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 2021
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Aug 2019–Apr 2020
9-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
9.03"
(229.36mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 2021
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
Jul 2019–Apr 2020
10-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
11.61"
(294.89mm)
5.91"
(150.12mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2019–Apr 2020
11-Month
20.59"
(522.99mm)
15.01"
(381.25mm)
5.58"
(141.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2009
May 2019–Apr 2020
12-Month
22.89"
(581.41mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Nov 2018–Apr 2020
18-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
May 2018–Apr 2020
24-Month
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
6.69"
(169.92mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2019 1935
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2012
May 2017–Apr 2020
36-Month
54.42"
(1,382.27mm)
51.82"
(1,316.23mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
May 2016–Apr 2020
48-Month
74.92"
(1,902.97mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2012
May 2015–Apr 2020
60-Month
94.41"
(2,398.01mm)
86.25"
(2,190.75mm)
8.16"
(207.26mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1938
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 17, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/