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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, October 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1988
1-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1978 1895, 1952
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1971
Sep–Oct 1988
2-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
-0.82"
(-20.82mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1968
Aug–Oct 1988
3-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1900
Jul–Oct 1988
4-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Jun–Oct 1988
5-Month
11.15"
(283.21mm)
16.13"
(409.70mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2002
May–Oct 1988
6-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
19.44"
(493.78mm)
-6.11"
(-155.20mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2002
Apr–Oct 1988
7-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
21.58"
(548.13mm)
-7.21"
(-183.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Mar–Oct 1988
8-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
-7.21"
(-183.14mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Feb–Oct 1988
9-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
23.62"
(599.95mm)
-7.76"
(-197.11mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan–Oct 1988
10-Month
16.73"
(424.94mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-7.66"
(-194.57mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Dec 1987–Oct 1988
11-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
25.12"
(638.05mm)
-7.60"
(-193.04mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1988
12-Month
19.04"
(483.62mm)
26.38"
(670.05mm)
-7.34"
(-186.43mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1987 1910
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2002
Ties: 1987
May 1987–Oct 1988
18-Month
35.19"
(893.83mm)
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
-10.68"
(-271.27mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1976 1923
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Nov 1986–Oct 1988
24-Month
38.08"
(967.23mm)
52.81"
(1,341.37mm)
-14.73"
(-374.14mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1988
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Nov 1985–Oct 1988
36-Month
75.16"
(1,909.06mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Nov 1984–Oct 1988
48-Month
108.04"
(2,744.22mm)
105.54"
(2,680.72mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Nov 1983–Oct 1988
60-Month
142.68"
(3,624.07mm)
131.89"
(3,350.01mm)
10.79"
(274.06mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/