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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1917
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1962
Ties: 1920
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1980
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
5.21"
(132.33mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 1980
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1901
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
5.46"
(138.68mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1988 1952, 1980
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Ties: 1948, 1961
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
7.02"
(178.31mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1900, 1952
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1896
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 1900
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1896
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1900
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1896
Ties: 1902
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
10.88"
(276.35mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1917
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1917
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1966
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1988 1924
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1906
Ties: 1997
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1988 1918
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1906
Ties: 2019
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
47.38"
(1,203.45mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1907
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
72.80"
(1,849.12mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1981 1919
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2001
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
100.37"
(2,549.40mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2001
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
131.10"
(3,329.94mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 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/