Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1927
1-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1926 1901
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1927
Apr–May 1927
2-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–May 1927
3-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
4.11"
(104.40mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Feb–May 1927
4-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Jan–May 1927
5-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Dec 1926–May 1927
6-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Nov 1926–May 1927
7-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1926 1980
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Oct 1926–May 1927
8-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1980
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1999
Ties: 1995
Sep 1926–May 1927
9-Month
14.47"
(367.54mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1980
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Aug 1926–May 1927
10-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1999
Jul 1926–May 1927
11-Month
18.97"
(481.84mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun 1926–May 1927
12-Month
21.52"
(546.61mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Dec 1925–May 1927
18-Month
25.56"
(649.22mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
2.37"
(60.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1926 1937
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2011
Ties: 1929
Jun 1925–May 1927
24-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1926 1935
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1995
Jun 1924–May 1927
36-Month
54.72"
(1,389.89mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2011
Jun 1923–May 1927
48-Month
72.44"
(1,839.98mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1926 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2012
Jun 1922–May 1927
60-Month
90.23"
(2,291.84mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1938
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/