Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1983
1-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1900
Jul–Aug 1983
2-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1930
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2016
Jun–Aug 1983
3-Month
12.41"
(315.21mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
May–Aug 1983
4-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
Apr–Aug 1983
5-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
Ties: 1911
Mar–Aug 1983
6-Month
18.31"
(465.07mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
Feb–Aug 1983
7-Month
18.79"
(477.27mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
Jan–Aug 1983
8-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
Dec 1982–Aug 1983
9-Month
20.87"
(530.10mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1982 1910
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1993
Ties: 1998
Nov 1982–Aug 1983
10-Month
22.84"
(580.14mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1993
Oct 1982–Aug 1983
11-Month
27.13"
(689.10mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1999
Sep 1982–Aug 1983
12-Month
30.50"
(774.70mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Mar 1982–Aug 1983
18-Month
47.67"
(1,210.82mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Sep 1981–Aug 1983
24-Month
56.56"
(1,436.62mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
Sep 1980–Aug 1983
36-Month
83.37"
(2,117.60mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1986
Sep 1979–Aug 1983
48-Month
105.72"
(2,685.29mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Sep 1978–Aug 1983
60-Month
133.72"
(3,396.49mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/