Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2014 1913, 1943
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1968
Ties: 1950
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2014 1939
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1996
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1971
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1952
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2005
Ties: 1903
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
15.74"
(399.80mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
5.43"
(137.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
22.96"
(583.18mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
9.12"
(231.64mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
26.61"
(675.89mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
7.51"
(190.76mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
7.64"
(194.05mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1965
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
33.60"
(853.44mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
51.46"
(1,307.08mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
11.13"
(282.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
10.19"
(258.83mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1923
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1986
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
95.07"
(2,414.78mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
15.83"
(402.08mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
124.66"
(3,166.36mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
19.08"
(484.63mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1986
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
151.38"
(3,845.05mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
19.43"
(493.52mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/