Agate is a community spread between the Rolette and Towner counties in North Dakota. It is an unincorporated area, and lies along North Dakota Highway 66.
Managament of local businesses, professional occupations and to a minor extent agriculture are the major commercial activities here. The cost of living here is 22.80% lower than the country average.
The town gets 18 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation annually is 66. Snowfall is about 32 inches per year.