Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1953
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1913
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1968
Ties: 2007
Nov–Dec 1953
2-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1952 1939
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2015
Oct–Dec 1953
3-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1971
Sep–Dec 1953
4-Month
5.07"
(128.78mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Aug–Dec 1953
5-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1900
Ties: 2013
Jul–Dec 1953
6-Month
13.69"
(347.73mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1900
Jun–Dec 1953
7-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
May–Dec 1953
8-Month
23.97"
(608.84mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
Apr–Dec 1953
9-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Mar–Dec 1953
10-Month
28.19"
(716.03mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Feb–Dec 1953
11-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Dec 1953
12-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1952 1910
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 2018
Jul 1952–Dec 1953
18-Month
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1952–Dec 1953
24-Month
52.54"
(1,334.52mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jan 1951–Dec 1953
36-Month
83.06"
(2,109.72mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
5.12"
(130.04mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1950–Dec 1953
48-Month
109.11"
(2,771.39mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1949–Dec 1953
60-Month
135.69"
(3,446.53mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1952 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/