Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Dakota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1901
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1927
Ties: 1903, 1922
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1896
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
4.89"
(124.21mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Ties: 1963
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1981 1980
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1896
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
1.33"
(33.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1980
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1981 1980
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1960
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
11.35"
(288.29mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1999
Ties: 1901
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
20.34"
(516.64mm)
17.33"
(440.18mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
23.19"
(589.03mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1981 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
37.89"
(962.41mm)
34.63"
(879.60mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1995
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
48.97"
(1,243.84mm)
51.85"
(1,316.99mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
66.95"
(1,700.53mm)
69.06"
(1,754.12mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2012
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
88.65"
(2,251.71mm)
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1938
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2013
Ties: 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/