Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1900
Ties: 1994
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
12.66"
(321.56mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Ties: 2002
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
3.79"
(96.26mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1993
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
22.82"
(579.63mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
23.49"
(596.65mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
24.39"
(619.51mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
4.51"
(114.56mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
25.32"
(643.13mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1999
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
5.56"
(141.23mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
45.76"
(1,162.30mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
52.06"
(1,322.32mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
77.79"
(1,975.87mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
102.57"
(2,605.28mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
124.15"
(3,153.41mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
-5.64"
(-143.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/