Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1922
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
1.15"
(29.21mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 1942
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Ties: 1974
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1987 2003
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1897
Ties: 1917
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
4.00"
(101.60mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1987 1963
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1971
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1969
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
-2.48"
(-63.00mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
20.83"
(529.08mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1969
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1969
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
53.32"
(1,354.33mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
84.56"
(2,147.82mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
6.66"
(169.16mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1983 1935
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
111.92"
(2,842.77mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
8.09"
(205.49mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Ties: 2001
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
141.25"
(3,587.75mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/