Top 10 Lowest Seasonal Snowfall Totals

The Snowfall Season of 2011-2012 remains on pace to be the driest (regarding snowfall) in record-keeping history at the Bismarck airport. The same can be said across much of West and Central North Dakota. See the tables below for the Top 10 lowest seasonal snowfall totals at Bismarck, along with a comparison of where we stood at this time of year the past 4 years.

Top 10 Lowest Seasonal Snowfall Totals

Rank Season Snowfall Amount
1 2011-2012 5.9    (As of Feb 1st)
2 1980-1981 11.7
3 1902-1903 13.2
4 1914-1915 13.3
5 1894-1895 14.9
6 1924-1925 15.6
7 1954-1955 18.7
8 1900-1901 18.7
9 1920-1921 18.9
10 2004-2005 19.1

 

Comparison of the last 4 years

***Monthly Snowfall Totals For Each Year, including the combined 4 month total through February 1st of that season.**

Year

October

November

December

January

Through Feb 1st

2008-2009

0

12.5

33.3

16.0

61.8

2009-2010

0.7

0

19.1

13.8

33.6

2010-2011

3.4

10.1

21.1

18.2

52.8

2011-2012

0

0.6

3.4

1.9

5.9



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