Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1981
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1962
Ties: 1924
Apr–May 1981
2-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Mar–May 1981
3-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Feb–May 1981
4-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1980 1952, 1980
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Jan–May 1981
5-Month
5.82"
(147.83mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1980 1900, 1952
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Dec 1980–May 1981
6-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1980 1900
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Nov 1980–May 1981
7-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1980 1900
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Oct 1980–May 1981
8-Month
9.02"
(229.11mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1985
Sep 1980–May 1981
9-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1966
Ties: 1925
Aug 1980–May 1981
10-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Jul 1980–May 1981
11-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Jun 1980–May 1981
12-Month
22.99"
(583.95mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1906
Dec 1979–May 1981
18-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1906
Jun 1979–May 1981
24-Month
42.87"
(1,088.90mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
-6.86"
(-174.24mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1907
Jun 1978–May 1981
36-Month
71.40"
(1,813.56mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1919
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2001
Jun 1977–May 1981
48-Month
100.93"
(2,563.62mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2001
Jun 1976–May 1981
60-Month
122.65"
(3,115.31mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2001

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/