Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1974
1-Month
0.64"
(16.26mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1962 1913
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1968
Ties: 1938
Nov–Dec 1974
2-Month
2.08"
(52.83mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1967 1939
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Oct–Dec 1974
3-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1971
Sep–Dec 1974
4-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug–Dec 1974
5-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1900
Ties: 1901, 1999
Jul–Dec 1974
6-Month
11.91"
(302.51mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1900
Jun–Dec 1974
7-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
May–Dec 1974
8-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2010
Apr–Dec 1974
9-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar–Dec 1974
10-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Feb–Dec 1974
11-Month
23.08"
(586.23mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan–Dec 1974
12-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Dec 1974
18-Month
41.37"
(1,050.80mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1973–Dec 1974
24-Month
51.67"
(1,312.42mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1974
36-Month
79.39"
(2,016.51mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1967
Jan 1971–Dec 1974
48-Month
108.46"
(2,754.88mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1970–Dec 1974
60-Month
135.89"
(3,451.61mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/