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 July 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1976

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
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1976
1-Month
0.84"
(21.34mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1900
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1938
Apr–May 1976
2-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1976
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Mar–May 1976
3-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Feb–May 1976
4-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Jan–May 1976
5-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Dec 1975–May 1976
6-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1896
Nov 1975–May 1976
7-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
-1.47"
(-37.33mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1900
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2001
Oct 1975–May 1976
8-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1926
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2001
Sep 1975–May 1976
9-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
-2.87"
(-72.89mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1958 1900
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Aug 1975–May 1976
10-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jul 1975–May 1976
11-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
-4.20"
(-106.68mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jun 1975–May 1976
12-Month
23.76"
(603.50mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Dec 1974–May 1976
18-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jun 1974–May 1976
24-Month
48.66"
(1,235.96mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Jun 1973–May 1976
36-Month
77.74"
(1,974.60mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1968 1935
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1972–May 1976
48-Month
104.69"
(2,659.13mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Jun 1971–May 1976
60-Month
134.65"
(3,420.11mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/