Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1903
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1902 1901
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1927
Ties: 1922, 1982
Apr–May 1903
2-Month
4.15"
(105.41mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1896
Mar–May 1903
3-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1896
Ties: 1979
Feb–May 1903
4-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1896
Jan–May 1903
5-Month
5.60"
(142.24mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1896
Ties: 1987
Dec 1902–May 1903
6-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1896
Nov 1902–May 1903
7-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1901 1980
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1896
Oct 1902–May 1903
8-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.02"
(-0.50mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1901 1980
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1999
Ties: 1920
Sep 1902–May 1903
9-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1980
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2011
Ties: 1946, 1951
Aug 1902–May 1903
10-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1999
Jul 1902–May 1903
11-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2011
Jun 1902–May 1903
12-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2011
Dec 1901–May 1903
18-Month
24.74"
(628.40mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2011
Jun 1901–May 1903
24-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1901 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1995
Jun 1900–May 1903
36-Month
56.78"
(1,442.21mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1902 1936
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 2010
Jun 1899–May 1903
48-Month
70.83"
(1,799.08mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2012
Jun 1898–May 1903
60-Month
88.25"
(2,241.55mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1902 1938
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/