Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1949
1-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1900
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1938
Ties: 1957
Apr–May 1949
2-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1896
Mar–May 1949
3-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1896
Feb–May 1949
4-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1896
Jan–May 1949
5-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1896
Dec 1948–May 1949
6-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1948 1958
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1896
Ties: 1915
Nov 1948–May 1949
7-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1948 1900
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2001
Oct 1948–May 1949
8-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1948 1926
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2001
Ties: 1948
Sep 1948–May 1949
9-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
-2.12"
(-53.84mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1900
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Ties: 1994
Aug 1948–May 1949
10-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jul 1948–May 1949
11-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jun 1948–May 1949
12-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-2.32"
(-58.92mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Dec 1947–May 1949
18-Month
31.29"
(794.77mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
-3.42"
(-86.86mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Jun 1947–May 1949
24-Month
48.92"
(1,242.57mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Jun 1946–May 1949
36-Month
76.64"
(1,946.66mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
-1.32"
(-33.52mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jun 1945–May 1949
48-Month
102.33"
(2,599.18mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jun 1944–May 1949
60-Month
131.80"
(3,347.72mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/