Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1980

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1980
1-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1979 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1900
Jul–Aug 1980
2-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1979 1930
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2016
Jun–Aug 1980
3-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
May–Aug 1980
4-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Ties: 1947
Apr–Aug 1980
5-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Mar–Aug 1980
6-Month
14.47"
(367.54mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Feb–Aug 1980
7-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Jan–Aug 1980
8-Month
16.15"
(410.21mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Dec 1979–Aug 1980
9-Month
16.42"
(417.07mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Nov 1979–Aug 1980
10-Month
17.56"
(446.02mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-3.60"
(-91.44mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Oct 1979–Aug 1980
11-Month
20.95"
(532.13mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1999
Sep 1979–Aug 1980
12-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1976 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Mar 1979–Aug 1980
18-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Sep 1978–Aug 1980
24-Month
50.35"
(1,278.89mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Sep 1977–Aug 1980
36-Month
82.16"
(2,086.86mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1986
Sep 1976–Aug 1980
48-Month
106.57"
(2,706.88mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
2.71"
(68.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1979 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Sep 1975–Aug 1980
60-Month
126.68"
(3,217.67mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/