Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1945
1-Month
1.19"
(30.23mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1944 1913
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1968
Ties: 1911, 1959
Nov–Dec 1945
2-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1944 1939
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2015
Oct–Dec 1945
3-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1971
Sep–Dec 1945
4-Month
6.45"
(163.83mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Aug–Dec 1945
5-Month
10.08"
(256.03mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1900
Jul–Dec 1945
6-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1900
Jun–Dec 1945
7-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2010
Ties: 1943
May–Dec 1945
8-Month
20.57"
(522.48mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2010
Apr–Dec 1945
9-Month
23.30"
(591.82mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1968
Ties: 1975
Mar–Dec 1945
10-Month
25.15"
(638.81mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1968
Feb–Dec 1945
11-Month
26.27"
(667.26mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1977
Jan–Dec 1945
12-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1977
Jul 1944–Dec 1945
18-Month
41.09"
(1,043.69mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2016
Ties: 1970
Jan 1944–Dec 1945
24-Month
56.98"
(1,447.29mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Jan 1943–Dec 1945
36-Month
83.86"
(2,130.04mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
5.92"
(150.36mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2016
Jan 1942–Dec 1945
48-Month
112.06"
(2,846.32mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
8.19"
(208.02mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1943 1936
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jan 1941–Dec 1945
60-Month
141.23"
(3,587.24mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
11.41"
(289.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1944 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/