Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1962

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1962
1-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1961 1900
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1938
Apr–May 1962
2-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
2.56"
(65.03mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Mar–May 1962
3-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1896
Feb–May 1962
4-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Jan–May 1962
5-Month
10.83"
(275.08mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Dec 1961–May 1962
6-Month
11.73"
(297.94mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1961 1958
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1896
Nov 1961–May 1962
7-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1961 1900
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2001
Oct 1961–May 1962
8-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1926
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2001
Sep 1961–May 1962
9-Month
18.91"
(480.31mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1900
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Aug 1961–May 1962
10-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Jul 1961–May 1962
11-Month
25.01"
(635.25mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.07"
(77.97mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jun 1961–May 1962
12-Month
26.62"
(676.15mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Dec 1960–May 1962
18-Month
34.69"
(881.13mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
-0.02"
(-0.50mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1911
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jun 1960–May 1962
24-Month
49.86"
(1,266.44mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Ties: 1913
Jun 1959–May 1962
36-Month
76.85"
(1,951.99mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1961 1935
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jun 1958–May 1962
48-Month
100.25"
(2,546.35mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1957–May 1962
60-Month
126.28"
(3,207.51mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
-3.53"
(-89.66mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/