Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1916
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1914 1901
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1927
Ties: 1918
Apr–May 1916
2-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1896
Mar–May 1916
3-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1896
Feb–May 1916
4-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1896
Jan–May 1916
5-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1896
Dec 1915–May 1916
6-Month
7.41"
(188.21mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1896
Nov 1915–May 1916
7-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1980
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1896
Oct 1915–May 1916
8-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1915 1980
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1999
Sep 1915–May 1916
9-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1915 1980
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Aug 1915–May 1916
10-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1999
Jul 1915–May 1916
11-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
Jun 1915–May 1916
12-Month
21.55"
(547.37mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2011
Ties: 1972
Dec 1914–May 1916
18-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jun 1914–May 1916
24-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1915 1935
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Jun 1913–May 1916
36-Month
57.03"
(1,448.56mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1915 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2011
Jun 1912–May 1916
48-Month
73.78"
(1,874.01mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2012
Jun 1911–May 1916
60-Month
94.16"
(2,391.66mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1915 1938
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/