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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1962
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
6.80"
(172.72mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1980
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1896
Ties: 1950
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1980
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1952, 1980
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1900, 1952
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1896
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1900
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1896
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 1900
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1896
Ties: 2014
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1917
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1985
Ties: 1916
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1917
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1966
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
6.11"
(155.19mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1924
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
7.69"
(195.32mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
31.98"
(812.29mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1906
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
37.92"
(963.17mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
55.11"
(1,399.79mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1907
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
83.52"
(2,121.41mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
8.94"
(227.08mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1919
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2001
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
106.40"
(2,702.56mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
6.97"
(177.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
133.67"
(3,395.22mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
9.42"
(239.27mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/