Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1897
1-Month
1.55"
(39.37mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1987
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–Apr 1897
2-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1895 1959
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Feb–Apr 1897
3-Month
4.92"
(124.97mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1895 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Jan–Apr 1897
4-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1895 1959
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Ties: 1965
Dec 1896–Apr 1897
5-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
107th Driest Driest to Date 1959
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Nov 1896–Apr 1897
6-Month
10.09"
(256.29mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
125th Driest Driest to Date 1987
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2001
Oct 1896–Apr 1897
7-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
3.88"
(98.56mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1896 1926, 1987
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2001
Ties: 2019
Sep 1896–Apr 1897
8-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1896 1959
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Aug 1896–Apr 1897
9-Month
17.51"
(444.75mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1896–Apr 1897
10-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Jun 1896–Apr 1897
11-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
22.89"
(581.41mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1911
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Ties: 1967
May 1896–Apr 1897
12-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
25.99"
(660.15mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1895–Apr 1897
18-Month
39.09"
(992.89mm)
32.87"
(834.90mm)
6.22"
(157.99mm)
119th Driest Driest to Date 1911
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May 1895–Apr 1897
24-Month
57.23"
(1,453.64mm)
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
97th Driest Driest to Date 1931
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/