Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of October 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 2019

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2018 1901
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1927
Ties: 1926
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Ties: 1915
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2018 1980
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
8.20"
(208.28mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1980
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1999
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1980
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1999
Ties: 1947
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
14.19"
(360.43mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
32.82"
(833.63mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2008 1935
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1995
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
69.82"
(1,773.43mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2008 1937
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2012
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
88.83"
(2,256.28mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2008 1938
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 2013

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/