Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1985
1-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1913
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1968
Nov–Dec 1985
2-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1984 1939
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Oct–Dec 1985
3-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1971
Sep–Dec 1985
4-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
Ties: 2009
Aug–Dec 1985
5-Month
13.44"
(341.38mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1900
Jul–Dec 1985
6-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1900
Jun–Dec 1985
7-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1982 1976
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2010
May–Dec 1985
8-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2010
Apr–Dec 1985
9-Month
27.97"
(710.44mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1968
Mar–Dec 1985
10-Month
29.87"
(758.70mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1968
Feb–Dec 1985
11-Month
30.28"
(769.11mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Jan–Dec 1985
12-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1984 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Jul 1984–Dec 1985
18-Month
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Jan 1984–Dec 1985
24-Month
58.70"
(1,490.98mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2016
Jan 1983–Dec 1985
36-Month
87.83"
(2,230.88mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
9.89"
(251.20mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Jan 1982–Dec 1985
48-Month
117.65"
(2,988.31mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1984 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2018
Jan 1981–Dec 1985
60-Month
145.70"
(3,700.78mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1936
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/