Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1896
1-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1895 1913
90th Wettest Wettest to Date 1968
Ties: 1923, 1998
Nov–Dec 1896
2-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1895 1939
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1896
3-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1971
Sep–Dec 1896
4-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug–Dec 1896
5-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jul–Dec 1896
6-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jun–Dec 1896
7-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
92nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Ties: 1934
May–Dec 1896
8-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Apr–Dec 1896
9-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1895 1976
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Dec 1896
10-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Feb–Dec 1896
11-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Dec 1896
12-Month
30.84"
(783.34mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1895–Dec 1896
18-Month
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
78th Driest Driest to Date 1976
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1895–Dec 1896
24-Month
53.51"
(1,359.15mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1934
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/