Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1942
1-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1941 1901
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1927
Apr–May 1942
2-Month
5.08"
(129.03mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1896
Mar–May 1942
3-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Feb–May 1942
4-Month
7.24"
(183.90mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Jan–May 1942
5-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Dec 1941–May 1942
6-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Nov 1941–May 1942
7-Month
7.86"
(199.64mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1941 1980
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1896
Oct 1941–May 1942
8-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1980
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1999
Sep 1941–May 1942
9-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
4.62"
(117.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1941 1980
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Aug 1941–May 1942
10-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1999
Jul 1941–May 1942
11-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
4.46"
(113.29mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Jun 1941–May 1942
12-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1940–May 1942
18-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun 1940–May 1942
24-Month
42.37"
(1,076.20mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Jun 1939–May 1942
36-Month
58.80"
(1,493.52mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
Jun 1938–May 1942
48-Month
72.98"
(1,853.69mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Jun 1937–May 1942
60-Month
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/