Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
73rd Driest Driest to Date 1901
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
78th Driest Driest to Date 1934
48th Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
61st Driest Driest to Date 1934
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Ties: 1904
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
66th Driest Driest to Date 1934
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Ties: 1998, 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/