Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1951
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1950 1913
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1968
Nov–Dec 1951
2-Month
2.66"
(67.56mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1950 1939
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Oct–Dec 1951
3-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1971
Ties: 1934
Sep–Dec 1951
4-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug–Dec 1951
5-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1900
Jul–Dec 1951
6-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1900
Jun–Dec 1951
7-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
May–Dec 1951
8-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2010
Apr–Dec 1951
9-Month
26.25"
(666.75mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Mar–Dec 1951
10-Month
28.74"
(730.00mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Feb–Dec 1951
11-Month
30.02"
(762.51mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jan–Dec 1951
12-Month
30.52"
(775.21mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jul 1950–Dec 1951
18-Month
42.71"
(1,084.83mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
2.71"
(68.83mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jan 1950–Dec 1951
24-Month
56.57"
(1,436.88mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
4.61"
(117.10mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jan 1949–Dec 1951
36-Month
83.15"
(2,112.01mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jan 1948–Dec 1951
48-Month
106.00"
(2,692.40mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1950 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1947–Dec 1951
60-Month
131.38"
(3,337.05mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1936
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/