Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1898
1-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1930
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jul–Aug 1898
2-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1896 1930
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Jun–Aug 1898
3-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
May–Aug 1898
4-Month
13.90"
(353.06mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1896 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Apr–Aug 1898
5-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
38th Driest Driest to Date 1910
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Mar–Aug 1898
6-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Feb–Aug 1898
7-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Jan–Aug 1898
8-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Dec 1897–Aug 1898
9-Month
18.14"
(460.76mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Nov 1897–Aug 1898
10-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-2.47"
(-62.73mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Oct 1897–Aug 1898
11-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1999
Sep 1897–Aug 1898
12-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1936
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Mar 1897–Aug 1898
18-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Sep 1896–Aug 1898
24-Month
53.31"
(1,354.07mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Sep 1895–Aug 1898
36-Month
81.44"
(2,068.58mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
73rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/