Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1927
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1981 1980
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
9.97"
(253.24mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
2.41"
(61.22mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1980
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
2.13"
(54.11mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1980
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1999
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
39.39"
(1,000.51mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
4.76"
(120.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1995
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
56.94"
(1,446.28mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
68.02"
(1,727.71mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2012
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
86.00"
(2,184.40mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/