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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1962
Ties: 1994
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-2.55"
(-64.77mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1984 1980
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-2.22"
(-56.38mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1980 1952, 1980
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1984 1900, 1952
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1983 1900
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1980 1900
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1985
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
-3.84"
(-97.53mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1980 1917
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1966
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1980 1924
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1901
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1901
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1906
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1906
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
45.82"
(1,163.83mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
73.39"
(1,864.11mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 1919
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2001
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
104.12"
(2,644.65mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2001
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
131.24"
(3,333.50mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/