Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1986
1-Month
0.66"
(16.76mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1969
Ties: 1946
Dec 1985–Jan 1986
2-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1969
Nov 1985–Jan 1986
3-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1985 1940
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Ties: 1909
Oct 1985–Jan 1986
4-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1972
Sep 1985–Jan 1986
5-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Aug 1985–Jan 1986
6-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1901
Jul 1985–Jan 1986
7-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2017
Jun 1985–Jan 1986
8-Month
21.34"
(542.04mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2011
May 1985–Jan 1986
9-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Apr 1985–Jan 1986
10-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Mar 1985–Jan 1986
11-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Feb 1985–Jan 1986
12-Month
30.94"
(785.88mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
4.96"
(125.99mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1985 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Aug 1984–Jan 1986
18-Month
43.31"
(1,100.07mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
6.11"
(155.19mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Feb 1984–Jan 1986
24-Month
58.82"
(1,494.03mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
6.86"
(174.25mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Ties: 1992
Feb 1983–Jan 1986
36-Month
87.70"
(2,227.58mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
9.80"
(248.92mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Feb 1982–Jan 1986
48-Month
116.90"
(2,969.26mm)
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
13.06"
(331.72mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Feb 1981–Jan 1986
60-Month
146.17"
(3,712.72mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
16.34"
(415.04mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 23, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/