Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1947
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1900
Jul–Aug 1947
2-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1946 1930
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Jun–Aug 1947
3-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
May–Aug 1947
4-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Ties: 1980
Apr–Aug 1947
5-Month
16.30"
(414.02mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Mar–Aug 1947
6-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Ties: 1940
Feb–Aug 1947
7-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Jan–Aug 1947
8-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Dec 1946–Aug 1947
9-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1910
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Nov 1946–Aug 1947
10-Month
20.18"
(512.57mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1993
Oct 1946–Aug 1947
11-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Sep 1946–Aug 1947
12-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2011
Mar 1946–Aug 1947
18-Month
44.33"
(1,125.98mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Sep 1945–Aug 1947
24-Month
52.47"
(1,332.74mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1946 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
Sep 1944–Aug 1947
36-Month
77.49"
(1,968.25mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Sep 1943–Aug 1947
48-Month
107.80"
(2,738.12mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1942 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Sep 1942–Aug 1947
60-Month
136.38"
(3,464.05mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
6.59"
(167.38mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/