Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1938
1-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1932 1913
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1968
Ties: 1974
Nov–Dec 1938
2-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1937 1939
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2015
Oct–Dec 1938
3-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1971
Sep–Dec 1938
4-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Aug–Dec 1938
5-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1900
Jul–Dec 1938
6-Month
12.00"
(304.80mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1900
Jun–Dec 1938
7-Month
15.17"
(385.32mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2010
Ties: 1921
May–Dec 1938
8-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2010
Apr–Dec 1938
9-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Mar–Dec 1938
10-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Ties: 1915
Feb–Dec 1938
11-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Jan–Dec 1938
12-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Jul 1937–Dec 1938
18-Month
39.73"
(1,009.14mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1937 1976
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jan 1937–Dec 1938
24-Month
53.39"
(1,356.11mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1899
Jan 1936–Dec 1938
36-Month
72.02"
(1,829.31mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jan 1935–Dec 1938
48-Month
97.95"
(2,487.93mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
-5.92"
(-150.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jan 1934–Dec 1938
60-Month
118.41"
(3,007.61mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
-11.41"
(-289.82mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/