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North Dakota State Climate Office


  • Operation of the North Dakota Agricultural Weather Network (NDAWN)
  • Archived NDAWN weather data (Hourly, Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Annual, Normals, and Departure from Normals)
  • Agricultural and other computer models ( Barley, Canola, Corn, Potato, Sugar beet, Sunflower, Wheat, Small Grains, Crop Water Use, Insect Development, Degree day for energy use)
  • Public assistance locating and accessing climate and weather information
  • Provide certified weather data
  • Discussions, seminars, and presentations of weather and climate events
  • Public education to increase awareness of climate and weather events
  • Provide information to the Media
  • Publication of bulletins and reports