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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 1917
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1962
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
1.31"
(33.27mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1980
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1896
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1917 1980
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1896
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1952, 1980
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1896
Ties: 1980
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1900 1900, 1952
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1896
Ties: 1900
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
5.14"
(130.56mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1900
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1896
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1929 1900
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1896
Ties: 2018
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1931 1917
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1985
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1917
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1966
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1924
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
19.79"
(502.67mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1901
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1906
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
31.16"
(791.46mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1949 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1906
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
48.41"
(1,229.61mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1907
Ties: 1980
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
80.83"
(2,053.08mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1919
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2001
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
103.13"
(2,619.50mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2001
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
128.13"
(3,254.50mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/