Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1911

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1911
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1901
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1927
Ties: 1955
Apr–May 1911
2-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1896
Mar–May 1911
3-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1896
Ties: 1956, 1996
Feb–May 1911
4-Month
4.70"
(119.38mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1896
Ties: 2005
Jan–May 1911
5-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1896
Dec 1910–May 1911
6-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1896
Ties: 1968, 2000
Nov 1910–May 1911
7-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1910 1980
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1896
Oct 1910–May 1911
8-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1910 1980
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1999
Sep 1910–May 1911
9-Month
9.03"
(229.36mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1910 1980
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2011
Ties: 1984
Aug 1910–May 1911
10-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1999
Jul 1910–May 1911
11-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Jun 1910–May 1911
12-Month
14.12"
(358.65mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Dec 1909–May 1911
18-Month
19.40"
(492.76mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1937
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Jun 1909–May 1911
24-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1935
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1995
Jun 1908–May 1911
36-Month
47.05"
(1,195.07mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2011
Jun 1907–May 1911
48-Month
63.66"
(1,616.96mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1901 1937
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2012
Jun 1906–May 1911
60-Month
79.62"
(2,022.35mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
-6.64"
(-168.65mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1938
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/