Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1983
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-0.59"
(-14.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 1900
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1938
Apr–May 1983
2-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Mar–May 1983
3-Month
5.90"
(149.86mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Feb–May 1983
4-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Jan–May 1983
5-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Dec 1982–May 1983
6-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1958
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1896
Nov 1982–May 1983
7-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1981 1900
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2001
Oct 1982–May 1983
8-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1926
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Sep 1982–May 1983
9-Month
18.09"
(459.49mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
3.23"
(82.05mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1900
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Aug 1982–May 1983
10-Month
20.98"
(532.89mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1904
Jul 1982–May 1983
11-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.49"
(88.64mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Jun 1982–May 1983
12-Month
27.84"
(707.14mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2011
Dec 1981–May 1983
18-Month
37.84"
(961.14mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
3.13"
(79.51mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1981–May 1983
24-Month
58.05"
(1,474.47mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
6.04"
(153.42mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Jun 1980–May 1983
36-Month
82.45"
(2,094.23mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1979–May 1983
48-Month
105.39"
(2,676.91mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jun 1978–May 1983
60-Month
134.57"
(3,418.08mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
4.76"
(120.91mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019

Citing This Page

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