Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1939
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1962
Ties: 1925
Apr–May 1939
2-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1926 1980
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Mar–May 1939
3-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1917 1980
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Feb–May 1939
4-Month
4.80"
(121.92mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1952, 1980
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Jan–May 1939
5-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1934 1900, 1952
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Ties: 1990
Dec 1938–May 1939
6-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1900
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Nov 1938–May 1939
7-Month
8.67"
(220.22mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1936 1900
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Oct 1938–May 1939
8-Month
9.22"
(234.19mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-1.79"
(-45.46mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1934 1917
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1985
Sep 1938–May 1939
9-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1928 1917
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1966
Aug 1938–May 1939
10-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Jul 1938–May 1939
11-Month
15.57"
(395.48mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
-5.37"
(-136.40mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1901
Jun 1938–May 1939
12-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
-7.15"
(-181.61mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1906
Dec 1937–May 1939
18-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1906
Jun 1937–May 1939
24-Month
45.68"
(1,160.27mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1907
Jun 1936–May 1939
36-Month
67.44"
(1,712.98mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
-7.14"
(-181.35mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1936 1919
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2001
Jun 1935–May 1939
48-Month
92.60"
(2,352.04mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
-6.83"
(-173.48mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2001
Jun 1934–May 1939
60-Month
115.23"
(2,926.84mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
-9.02"
(-229.11mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/