Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1962
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1980
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1918
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1986 1980
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1896
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1984 1952, 1980
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1984 1900, 1952
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1984 1900
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1900
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1981 1917
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1984 1917
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1966
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1983 1924
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
21.18"
(537.97mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1906
Ties: 2014
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
33.49"
(850.65mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1984 1918
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1906
Ties: 1983
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
52.99"
(1,345.95mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
3.26"
(82.81mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1907
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
83.72"
(2,126.49mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
9.14"
(232.16mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1985 1919
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2001
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
110.84"
(2,815.34mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
11.41"
(289.82mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2001
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
134.61"
(3,419.09mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 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/