Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1899
1-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1900
Jul–Aug 1899
2-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1898 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Jun–Aug 1899
3-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
May–Aug 1899
4-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Ties: 1999
Apr–Aug 1899
5-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Mar–Aug 1899
6-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Feb–Aug 1899
7-Month
22.71"
(576.83mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Jan–Aug 1899
8-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Dec 1898–Aug 1899
9-Month
23.68"
(601.47mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 1993
Nov 1898–Aug 1899
10-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1898 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Oct 1898–Aug 1899
11-Month
27.95"
(709.93mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1898 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1999
Sep 1898–Aug 1899
12-Month
29.70"
(754.38mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1898 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Mar 1898–Aug 1899
18-Month
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1898 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Sep 1897–Aug 1899
24-Month
51.68"
(1,312.67mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Sep 1896–Aug 1899
36-Month
83.01"
(2,108.45mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1986
Sep 1895–Aug 1899
48-Month
111.14"
(2,822.96mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
7.28"
(184.92mm)
92nd Driest Driest to Date 1936
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/