Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1895
1-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
71st Driest Driest to Date 1900
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1938
Apr–May 1895
2-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
54th Driest Driest to Date 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Mar–May 1895
3-Month
5.28"
(134.11mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.16"
(-29.47mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1934
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Feb–May 1895
4-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1934
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 1896
Jan–May 1895
5-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1934
109th Wettest Wettest to Date 1896

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/