Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
0.40"
(10.16mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1913
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1968
Ties: 1919
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-1.31"
(-33.28mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1939 1939
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Ties: 2011
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1971
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
8.30"
(210.82mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1952 1976
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1900
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1900
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Ties: 1916
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
2.17"
(55.11mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1968
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1968
Ties: 1979
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1977
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1977
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
42.39"
(1,076.71mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2016
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
51.25"
(1,301.75mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2016
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
75.35"
(1,913.89mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
101.42"
(2,576.07mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
121.97"
(3,098.04mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
-7.85"
(-199.39mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/