Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
0.30"
(7.62mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Ties: 1908, 1959
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1955 1940
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1997
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
4.20"
(106.68mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1972
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-2.46"
(-62.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1901
Ties: 1937, 2000
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
21.82"
(554.23mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1953 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1953 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
23.51"
(597.15mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1953 1911
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
33.44"
(849.38mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
-3.76"
(-95.50mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
48.73"
(1,237.74mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
73.16"
(1,858.26mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1939 1935
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
103.11"
(2,618.99mm)
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1956 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
125.49"
(3,187.45mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/