Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1900
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1938
Ties: 1982
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
6.91"
(175.51mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Ties: 1922
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1941 1958
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1896
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
0.18"
(4.58mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1940 1900
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2001
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
-0.68"
(-17.28mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1940 1926
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2001
Ties: 1992
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1940 1900
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
20.20"
(513.08mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
1.62"
(41.14mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
37.48"
(951.99mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
57.18"
(1,452.37mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
83.69"
(2,125.73mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
5.73"
(145.55mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
106.16"
(2,696.46mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
128.10"
(3,253.74mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 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/