Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, February 2021

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2021
1-Month
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 2020 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1998
Ties: 1918, 1960, 1990, 2014
Jan–Feb 2021
2-Month
0.43"
(10.92mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1990 1973
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1969
Dec 2020–Feb 2021
3-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1990
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1969
Ties: 1931
Nov 2020–Feb 2021
4-Month
0.77"
(19.56mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1897
Oct 2020–Feb 2021
5-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2009
Sep 2020–Feb 2021
6-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
-2.91"
(-73.91mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2021
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Aug 2020–Feb 2021
7-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
6.92"
(175.77mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1898
124th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Jul 2020–Feb 2021
8-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
9.50"
(241.30mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Jun 2020–Feb 2021
9-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
12.90"
(327.66mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
May 2020–Feb 2021
10-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1994
Apr 2020–Feb 2021
11-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
16.57"
(420.88mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2020
Mar 2020–Feb 2021
12-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
17.32"
(439.93mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 1994
Sep 2019–Feb 2021
18-Month
23.03"
(584.96mm)
22.08"
(560.83mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2011
Mar 2019–Feb 2021
24-Month
36.31"
(922.27mm)
34.59"
(878.59mm)
1.72"
(43.68mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1935
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2012
Mar 2018–Feb 2021
36-Month
54.93"
(1,395.22mm)
51.83"
(1,316.48mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2020 1937
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1996
Mar 2017–Feb 2021
48-Month
67.62"
(1,717.55mm)
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1993 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2012
Mar 2016–Feb 2021
60-Month
89.74"
(2,279.40mm)
86.28"
(2,191.51mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2008 1938
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2020 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/