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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1986 1913, 1943
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1968
Ties: 1928
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1939
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1996
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1971
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
6.58"
(167.13mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1952
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2005
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
11.14"
(282.96mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1987 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
-4.32"
(-109.72mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
16.02"
(406.91mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2010
Ties: 1967
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
-6.54"
(-166.12mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1965
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
18.55"
(471.17mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
-7.58"
(-192.53mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
39.64"
(1,006.86mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
-13.19"
(-335.02mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1923
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
75.44"
(1,916.18mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
109.09"
(2,770.89mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
141.16"
(3,585.46mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
9.21"
(233.93mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/