Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1989
1-Month
2.82"
(71.63mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 1900
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1938
Ties: 2008
Apr–May 1989
2-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1981
Mar–May 1989
3-Month
6.09"
(154.69mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Feb–May 1989
4-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1935, 1984
Jan–May 1989
5-Month
7.59"
(192.79mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Ties: 1930, 1966
Dec 1988–May 1989
6-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1958
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Nov 1988–May 1989
7-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1900
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2001
Oct 1988–May 1989
8-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1926
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2001
Ties: 1945, 2002
Sep 1988–May 1989
9-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1900
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Ties: 1930
Aug 1988–May 1989
10-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jul 1988–May 1989
11-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Ties: 2009
Jun 1988–May 1989
12-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Dec 1987–May 1989
18-Month
30.85"
(783.59mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
-3.86"
(-98.04mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1988 1911
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jun 1987–May 1989
24-Month
45.95"
(1,167.13mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2017
Jun 1986–May 1989
36-Month
73.69"
(1,871.73mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
-4.27"
(-108.45mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jun 1985–May 1989
48-Month
104.22"
(2,647.19mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jun 1984–May 1989
60-Month
135.19"
(3,433.83mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
5.38"
(136.66mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/