Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1921
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1920 1901
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1927
Ties: 2016
Apr–May 1921
2-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1896
Mar–May 1921
3-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1896
Feb–May 1921
4-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1896
Jan–May 1921
5-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1896
Dec 1920–May 1921
6-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1896
Ties: 1940
Nov 1920–May 1921
7-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1920 1980
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1896
Ties: 1963
Oct 1920–May 1921
8-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1980
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1999
Sep 1920–May 1921
9-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1920 1980
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Aug 1920–May 1921
10-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1999
Jul 1920–May 1921
11-Month
12.98"
(329.69mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Jun 1920–May 1921
12-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1920 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Dec 1919–May 1921
18-Month
21.82"
(554.23mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1920 1937
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2011
Jun 1919–May 1921
24-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
-4.10"
(-104.14mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1919 1935
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1995
Jun 1918–May 1921
36-Month
47.37"
(1,203.20mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1920 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2011
Jun 1917–May 1921
48-Month
59.96"
(1,522.98mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
-9.10"
(-231.14mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1937
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012
Jun 1916–May 1921
60-Month
77.23"
(1,961.64mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
-9.03"
(-229.36mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1938
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/