Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1970
1-Month
2.70"
(68.58mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1917
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1962
Apr–May 1970
2-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1969 1980
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Mar–May 1970
3-Month
6.68"
(169.67mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1980
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1896
Feb–May 1970
4-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1952, 1980
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1896
Ties: 1951
Jan–May 1970
5-Month
7.64"
(194.06mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1968 1900, 1952
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1896
Ties: 1921
Dec 1969–May 1970
6-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1900
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1896
Nov 1969–May 1970
7-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1900
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1896
Ties: 1905, 1997
Oct 1969–May 1970
8-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
2.43"
(61.73mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1917
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1985
Sep 1969–May 1970
9-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1917
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Aug 1969–May 1970
10-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1924
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jul 1969–May 1970
11-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jun 1969–May 1970
12-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Dec 1968–May 1970
18-Month
37.46"
(951.48mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Jun 1968–May 1970
24-Month
58.82"
(1,494.03mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1907
Jun 1967–May 1970
36-Month
78.93"
(2,004.82mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1969 1919
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2001
Jun 1966–May 1970
48-Month
104.94"
(2,665.48mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
5.51"
(139.96mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2001
Jun 1965–May 1970
60-Month
135.33"
(3,437.38mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/