Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2017
1-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2016 1917
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1962
Apr–May 2017
2-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2009 1980
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Mar–May 2017
3-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1992 1980
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Ties: 1910
Feb–May 2017
4-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1952, 1980
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Jan–May 2017
5-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2003 1900, 1952
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Dec 2016–May 2017
6-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
7.83"
(198.88mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1900
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Nov 2016–May 2017
7-Month
9.14"
(232.16mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2010 1900
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1896
Oct 2016–May 2017
8-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
11.01"
(279.65mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2003 1917
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1985
Sep 2016–May 2017
9-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
13.83"
(351.28mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1917
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1966
Aug 2016–May 2017
10-Month
19.22"
(488.19mm)
17.30"
(439.42mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2016 1924
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Jul 2016–May 2017
11-Month
23.51"
(597.15mm)
20.94"
(531.88mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Jun 2016–May 2017
12-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
24.88"
(631.95mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1906
Dec 2015–May 2017
18-Month
35.80"
(909.32mm)
32.68"
(830.07mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1918
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1906
Jun 2015–May 2017
24-Month
53.29"
(1,353.57mm)
49.73"
(1,263.14mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1907
Jun 2014–May 2017
36-Month
80.61"
(2,047.49mm)
74.58"
(1,894.33mm)
6.03"
(153.16mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1919
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2001
Jun 2013–May 2017
48-Month
106.03"
(2,693.16mm)
99.43"
(2,525.52mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2001
Jun 2012–May 2017
60-Month
131.14"
(3,330.96mm)
124.25"
(3,155.95mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 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/