Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1928 1901
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1927
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1907 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1896
Ties: 1988
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1896
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
3.33"
(84.58mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1896
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1896
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
3.69"
(93.73mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1896
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
4.61"
(117.09mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1928 1980
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1896
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1980
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1999
Ties: 1964
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1980
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1999
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
9.94"
(252.48mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1918 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
-7.47"
(-189.74mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1935
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1995
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
49.05"
(1,245.87mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1921 1936
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
64.56"
(1,639.82mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
-4.50"
(-114.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1921 1937
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
86.08"
(2,186.43mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1923 1938
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/