Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1989
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1969
Dec 1988–Jan 1989
2-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1969
Nov 1988–Jan 1989
3-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1988 1940
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1997
Oct 1988–Jan 1989
4-Month
4.73"
(120.14mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1972
Sep 1988–Jan 1989
5-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Aug 1988–Jan 1989
6-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1901
Jul 1988–Jan 1989
7-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Ties: 1993
Jun 1988–Jan 1989
8-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
May 1988–Jan 1989
9-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2011
Apr 1988–Jan 1989
10-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1969
Mar 1988–Jan 1989
11-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1969
Feb 1988–Jan 1989
12-Month
22.52"
(572.01mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Aug 1987–Jan 1989
18-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1987–Jan 1989
24-Month
45.09"
(1,145.29mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1986–Jan 1989
36-Month
76.37"
(1,939.80mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1985–Jan 1989
48-Month
107.31"
(2,725.67mm)
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1982 1937
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1984–Jan 1989
60-Month
135.19"
(3,433.83mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
5.36"
(136.15mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1983 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/