2010 North Dakota Tornadoes

October 19, 2010


...2010 was the second busiest year for tornadoes in North Dakota...


Preliminarily, there have been 54 tornadoes in North Dakota (the

entire state) in 2010. 2010 is now on record as having the second

most number of tornadoes in North Dakota in a calendar year (back

to1950, when more accurate records started being kept). There are

only three years with 50 or more tornadoes...


1999 had 61


2010 had 54 (preliminary)


1976 had 52.


The average number of tornadoes in a year in North Dakota is 22.

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