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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
1.20"
(30.48mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1917
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1962
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
2.29"
(58.17mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1980
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1980
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1895 1952, 1980
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
8.01"
(203.45mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1895 1900, 1952
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
8.63"
(219.20mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1900
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
114th Driest Driest to Date 1900
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 2009
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
14.09"
(357.89mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
3.08"
(78.24mm)
113th Driest Driest to Date 1917
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1985
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
15.98"
(405.89mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1917
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1966
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
19.09"
(484.89mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
90th Driest Driest to Date 1924
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1901
Ties: 1903
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
21.43"
(544.32mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1901
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
24.53"
(623.06mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1906
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
38.86"
(987.04mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
115th Driest Driest to Date 1918
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1906
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
56.75"
(1,441.45mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
110th Driest Driest to Date 1931
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1907

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/