Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1910 1900
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1938
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Ties: 1948
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
8.06"
(204.72mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1958
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1896
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1914 1900
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2001
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1913 1926
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2001
Ties: 1940
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
12.70"
(322.58mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1900
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
16.81"
(426.97mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
19.56"
(496.82mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 2015
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1913 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Ties: 1951
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1915 1911
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
54.89"
(1,394.21mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
2.88"
(73.16mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
83.16"
(2,112.26mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1915 1935
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
108.98"
(2,768.09mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1916 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
131.64"
(3,343.66mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 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/