Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1917
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1962
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1949 1980
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Ties: 1974
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1949 1980
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
8.57"
(217.68mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1949 1952, 1980
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
10.28"
(261.11mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1949 1900, 1952
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1949 1900
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Ties: 1938
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1949 1900
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1896
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1949 1917
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1966
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
20.12"
(511.05mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1901
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
28.22"
(716.79mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1906
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 1906
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
54.72"
(1,389.89mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1907
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
79.72"
(2,024.89mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
5.14"
(130.56mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1949 1919
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2001
Ties: 2006
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
104.68"
(2,658.87mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2001
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
127.87"
(3,247.90mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 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/