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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
0.28"
(7.11mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1913, 1943
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1968
Ties: 1910, 1954
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1955 1939
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1996
Ties: 1919, 1985
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1971
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1952
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2005
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
10.57"
(268.48mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2016
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
20.05"
(509.27mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1954 1910
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2010
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
21.47"
(545.34mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2010
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
24.49"
(622.05mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1899
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1965
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1954
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
43.95"
(1,116.33mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
51.99"
(1,320.55mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1955 1923
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Ties: 1955
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
78.82"
(2,002.03mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
110.82"
(2,814.83mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
136.29"
(3,461.77mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Ties: 1979

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/