Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1901
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1927
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1896
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1896
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1896
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1936 1934
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1896
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
4.40"
(111.76mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1896
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1936 1980
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1896
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1946 1980
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1999
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1946 1980
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1999
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
13.55"
(344.17mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
16.72"
(424.69mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
21.76"
(552.70mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1946 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
31.25"
(793.75mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1995
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
52.46"
(1,332.48mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2011
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
69.88"
(1,774.95mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2012
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
87.62"
(2,225.55mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/