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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1913, 1943
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1968
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
4.93"
(125.22mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1996
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
8.47"
(215.14mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Ties: 1968
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1952
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2005
Ties: 1926
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1994 1976
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
1.89"
(48.00mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
18.75"
(476.25mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1994 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
44.81"
(1,138.17mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
56.72"
(1,440.69mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
3.89"
(98.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1990 1923
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1986
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
85.23"
(2,164.84mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
5.99"
(152.14mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1986
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
14.19"
(360.43mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1986
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
144.43"
(3,668.52mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
12.48"
(316.99mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/