Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1897
1-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1981
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Dec 1896–Jan 1897
2-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Nov 1896–Jan 1897
3-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1896 1940
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Oct 1896–Jan 1897
4-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Sep 1896–Jan 1897
5-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1896–Jan 1897
6-Month
12.59"
(319.79mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Jul 1896–Jan 1897
7-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 1896–Jan 1897
8-Month
18.43"
(468.12mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
79th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1896–Jan 1897
9-Month
23.96"
(608.58mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr 1896–Jan 1897
10-Month
29.52"
(749.81mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
5.49"
(139.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Mar 1896–Jan 1897
11-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
6.09"
(154.68mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Feb 1896–Jan 1897
12-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1895–Jan 1897
18-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1895–Jan 1897
24-Month
54.64"
(1,387.86mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
74th Driest Driest to Date 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 19, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/