Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1985
1-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 1900
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1938
Ties: 1950
Apr–May 1985
2-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Mar–May 1985
3-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Feb–May 1985
4-Month
9.60"
(243.84mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1896
Jan–May 1985
5-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1896
Dec 1984–May 1985
6-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1958
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Nov 1984–May 1985
7-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1984 1900
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2001
Oct 1984–May 1985
8-Month
17.29"
(439.17mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1926
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2001
Sep 1984–May 1985
9-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1984 1900
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Aug 1984–May 1985
10-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jul 1984–May 1985
11-Month
24.29"
(616.97mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
Jun 1984–May 1985
12-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
4.96"
(125.99mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Dec 1983–May 1985
18-Month
38.91"
(988.31mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1984 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1983–May 1985
24-Month
59.98"
(1,523.49mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 1982–May 1985
36-Month
87.82"
(2,230.63mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
9.86"
(250.45mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1935
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1981–May 1985
48-Month
118.03"
(2,997.96mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
14.14"
(359.15mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1980–May 1985
60-Month
142.43"
(3,617.72mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
12.62"
(320.55mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/