Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1899
1-Month
0.68"
(17.27mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1945, 1968
Dec 1898–Jan 1899
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Nov 1898–Jan 1899
3-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1940
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Oct 1898–Jan 1899
4-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1972
Sep 1898–Jan 1899
5-Month
6.99"
(177.55mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Aug 1898–Jan 1899
6-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Jul 1898–Jan 1899
7-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2017
Ties: 1915
Jun 1898–Jan 1899
8-Month
17.75"
(450.85mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
May 1898–Jan 1899
9-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Apr 1898–Jan 1899
10-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Ties: 1932
Mar 1898–Jan 1899
11-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Feb 1898–Jan 1899
12-Month
24.35"
(618.49mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Aug 1897–Jan 1899
18-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Feb 1897–Jan 1899
24-Month
50.14"
(1,273.56mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-1.82"
(-46.22mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1931
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Feb 1896–Jan 1899
36-Month
81.99"
(2,082.55mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1898 1935
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1895–Jan 1899
48-Month
104.78"
(2,661.41mm)
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
52nd Driest Driest to Date 1937
72nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/