Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1949
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1913
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1968
Ties: 1950
Nov–Dec 1949
2-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 1939
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Ties: 1908, 1960, 1984
Oct–Dec 1949
3-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1971
Sep–Dec 1949
4-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug–Dec 1949
5-Month
8.79"
(223.27mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1900
Jul–Dec 1949
6-Month
14.69"
(373.13mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1900
Jun–Dec 1949
7-Month
18.79"
(477.27mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
May–Dec 1949
8-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2010
Apr–Dec 1949
9-Month
22.88"
(581.15mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1992
Mar–Dec 1949
10-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Feb–Dec 1949
11-Month
25.02"
(635.51mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan–Dec 1949
12-Month
26.58"
(675.13mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1948–Dec 1949
18-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1948–Dec 1949
24-Month
49.43"
(1,255.52mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1947–Dec 1949
36-Month
74.81"
(1,900.17mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
-3.13"
(-79.51mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jan 1946–Dec 1949
48-Month
102.95"
(2,614.93mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jan 1945–Dec 1949
60-Month
129.90"
(3,299.46mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/