Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1901
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1927
Ties: 1934
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Ties: 1951
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
2.38"
(60.45mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1913 1980
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1913 1980
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1999
Ties: 1966
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1980
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1999
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
24.68"
(626.87mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
38.82"
(986.03mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1915 1935
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1995
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
6.17"
(156.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1916 1936
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
74.30"
(1,887.22mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1916 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2012
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
91.05"
(2,312.67mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1915 1938
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/