Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1900 1900
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1938
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1900 1976
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1896
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1896
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1896
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
5.87"
(149.10mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1896
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1900 1958
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1896
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1900 1900
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2001
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1900 1926
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2001
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1900 1900
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Ties: 1995
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
29.17"
(740.92mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
34.32"
(871.73mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1900 1911
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2011
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
54.02"
(1,372.11mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
80.07"
(2,033.78mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1900 1935
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
106.17"
(2,696.72mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
130.89"
(3,324.61mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/