Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1900
1-Month
0.57"
(14.48mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1969
Ties: 2018, 2021
Dec 1899–Jan 1900
2-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1899 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1920
Nov 1899–Jan 1900
3-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1899 1940
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1997
Oct 1899–Jan 1900
4-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1972
Sep 1899–Jan 1900
5-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2020
Aug 1899–Jan 1900
6-Month
12.22"
(310.39mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1901
Jul 1899–Jan 1900
7-Month
15.52"
(394.21mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Ties: 1947
Jun 1899–Jan 1900
8-Month
21.07"
(535.18mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1899–Jan 1900
9-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr 1899–Jan 1900
10-Month
27.31"
(693.67mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1952
Mar 1899–Jan 1900
11-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Feb 1899–Jan 1900
12-Month
29.37"
(746.00mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Ties: 1916
Aug 1898–Jan 1900
18-Month
39.41"
(1,001.01mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Feb 1898–Jan 1900
24-Month
53.72"
(1,364.49mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1899 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Feb 1897–Jan 1900
36-Month
79.51"
(2,019.55mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1935
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2020
Feb 1896–Jan 1900
48-Month
111.36"
(2,828.54mm)
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
7.52"
(191.00mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1895–Jan 1900
60-Month
134.15"
(3,407.41mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
4.32"
(109.73mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/