Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1903
1-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1901 1900
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1938
Apr–May 1903
2-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1902 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–May 1903
3-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
2.69"
(68.32mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Feb–May 1903
4-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Jan–May 1903
5-Month
10.29"
(261.37mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Dec 1902–May 1903
6-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1902 1958
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Nov 1902–May 1903
7-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1902 1900
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2001
Oct 1902–May 1903
8-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1902 1926
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2001
Ties: 1969
Sep 1902–May 1903
9-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1902 1900
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Aug 1902–May 1903
10-Month
21.39"
(543.31mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jul 1902–May 1903
11-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.67"
(93.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Ties: 1927
Jun 1902–May 1903
12-Month
28.82"
(732.03mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Dec 1901–May 1903
18-Month
38.12"
(968.25mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jun 1901–May 1903
24-Month
56.08"
(1,424.43mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2017
Jun 1900–May 1903
36-Month
85.25"
(2,165.35mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1935
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1899–May 1903
48-Month
110.10"
(2,796.54mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
6.21"
(157.73mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1898–May 1903
60-Month
136.15"
(3,458.21mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/