Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1961
1-Month
0.90"
(22.86mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1960 1913
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1968
Nov–Dec 1961
2-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1954 1939
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2015
Oct–Dec 1961
3-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1971
Sep–Dec 1961
4-Month
8.08"
(205.23mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Aug–Dec 1961
5-Month
10.20"
(259.08mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1900
Jul–Dec 1961
6-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1900
Ties: 1997
Jun–Dec 1961
7-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
May–Dec 1961
8-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
-2.33"
(-59.19mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2010
Apr–Dec 1961
9-Month
21.13"
(536.70mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar–Dec 1961
10-Month
22.27"
(565.66mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Feb–Dec 1961
11-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan–Dec 1961
12-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-2.94"
(-74.67mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Dec 1961
18-Month
35.39"
(898.91mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan 1960–Dec 1961
24-Month
47.14"
(1,197.36mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-4.82"
(-122.42mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1961
36-Month
73.21"
(1,859.53mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
-4.73"
(-120.15mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1961
48-Month
93.76"
(2,381.50mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
-10.11"
(-256.80mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1961
60-Month
123.07"
(3,125.98mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/