Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2002
1-Month
0.25"
(6.35mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1999 1913, 1943
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1968
Nov–Dec 2002
2-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1939
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1996
Oct–Dec 2002
3-Month
3.94"
(100.08mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1971
Sep–Dec 2002
4-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1999 1952
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2005
Aug–Dec 2002
5-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Ties: 1986
Jul–Dec 2002
6-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2016
Jun–Dec 2002
7-Month
26.18"
(664.97mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
May–Dec 2002
8-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
7.45"
(189.23mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Apr–Dec 2002
9-Month
31.92"
(810.77mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
8.31"
(211.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Mar–Dec 2002
10-Month
33.56"
(852.42mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
8.62"
(218.94mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1965
Feb–Dec 2002
11-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jan–Dec 2002
12-Month
34.71"
(881.63mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
8.29"
(210.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 2001–Dec 2002
18-Month
46.09"
(1,170.69mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2001 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan 2001–Dec 2002
24-Month
63.59"
(1,615.19mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
10.76"
(273.31mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2001 1923
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1986
Jan 2000–Dec 2002
36-Month
89.49"
(2,273.05mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1986
Jan 1999–Dec 2002
48-Month
117.90"
(2,994.66mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1986
Jan 1998–Dec 2002
60-Month
147.01"
(3,734.05mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 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/