Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1986
1-Month
0.26"
(6.60mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1943 1913
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1968
Nov–Dec 1986
2-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1981 1939
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2015
Oct–Dec 1986
3-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1980 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1971
Sep–Dec 1986
4-Month
8.33"
(211.58mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Aug–Dec 1986
5-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1900
Jul–Dec 1986
6-Month
17.02"
(432.31mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1900
Jun–Dec 1986
7-Month
21.60"
(548.64mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2010
May–Dec 1986
8-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
3.22"
(81.78mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1984 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2010
Apr–Dec 1986
9-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Mar–Dec 1986
10-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Feb–Dec 1986
11-Month
30.79"
(782.07mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan–Dec 1986
12-Month
31.45"
(798.83mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jul 1985–Dec 1986
18-Month
48.05"
(1,220.47mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1985 1976
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1985–Dec 1986
24-Month
62.14"
(1,578.36mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
10.18"
(258.58mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1984–Dec 1986
36-Month
90.15"
(2,289.81mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
12.21"
(310.13mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1983–Dec 1986
48-Month
119.28"
(3,029.71mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
15.41"
(391.41mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1982–Dec 1986
60-Month
149.10"
(3,787.14mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
19.28"
(489.71mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1936
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/