Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1960
1-Month
4.31"
(109.47mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1900
Jul–Aug 1960
2-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Jun–Aug 1960
3-Month
10.46"
(265.68mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
May–Aug 1960
4-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Apr–Aug 1960
5-Month
17.17"
(436.12mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Mar–Aug 1960
6-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Feb–Aug 1960
7-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Jan–Aug 1960
8-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Dec 1959–Aug 1960
9-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1910
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Nov 1959–Aug 1960
10-Month
20.50"
(520.70mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Ties: 1989
Oct 1959–Aug 1960
11-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1999
Sep 1959–Aug 1960
12-Month
25.73"
(653.54mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Mar 1959–Aug 1960
18-Month
43.82"
(1,113.03mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Ties: 1939
Sep 1958–Aug 1960
24-Month
50.51"
(1,282.95mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Sep 1957–Aug 1960
36-Month
72.09"
(1,831.09mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1986
Sep 1956–Aug 1960
48-Month
99.47"
(2,526.54mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
-4.39"
(-111.50mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1977
Sep 1955–Aug 1960
60-Month
124.35"
(3,158.49mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/