Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1977
1-Month
1.28"
(32.51mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1913
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1968
Nov–Dec 1977
2-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1976 1939
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2015
Ties: 1909
Oct–Dec 1977
3-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.82"
(71.62mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Sep–Dec 1977
4-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
4.78"
(121.42mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Aug–Dec 1977
5-Month
16.05"
(407.67mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1900
Jul–Dec 1977
6-Month
19.77"
(502.16mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1900
Jun–Dec 1977
7-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
5.53"
(140.47mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
May–Dec 1977
8-Month
27.51"
(698.75mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
6.32"
(160.52mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
Apr–Dec 1977
9-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
6.29"
(159.76mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Ties: 1965
Mar–Dec 1977
10-Month
32.28"
(819.91mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
7.78"
(197.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Feb–Dec 1977
11-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Jan–Dec 1977
12-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Jul 1976–Dec 1977
18-Month
39.79"
(1,010.67mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Jan 1976–Dec 1977
24-Month
49.80"
(1,264.92mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Jan 1975–Dec 1977
36-Month
77.78"
(1,975.61mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2016
Jan 1974–Dec 1977
48-Month
101.31"
(2,573.27mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018
Jan 1973–Dec 1977
60-Month
129.45"
(3,288.03mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/