Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1996
1-Month
1.30"
(33.02mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1995 1913
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1968
Nov–Dec 1996
2-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1939
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1996
3-Month
7.81"
(198.37mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
3.77"
(95.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1976
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Sep–Dec 1996
4-Month
10.60"
(269.24mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
3.69"
(93.73mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Aug–Dec 1996
5-Month
13.25"
(336.55mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1900
Jul–Dec 1996
6-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1994 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1900
Jun–Dec 1996
7-Month
20.39"
(517.91mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
2.33"
(59.19mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
May–Dec 1996
8-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1994 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Apr–Dec 1996
9-Month
24.46"
(621.28mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1992 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1968
Mar–Dec 1996
10-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1968
Feb–Dec 1996
11-Month
26.12"
(663.45mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1977
Jan–Dec 1996
12-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1977
Jul 1995–Dec 1996
18-Month
46.80"
(1,188.72mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1995 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Jan 1995–Dec 1996
24-Month
57.28"
(1,454.91mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jan 1994–Dec 1996
36-Month
85.51"
(2,171.95mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
7.57"
(192.27mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Jan 1993–Dec 1996
48-Month
116.95"
(2,970.53mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
13.08"
(332.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2018
Jan 1992–Dec 1996
60-Month
142.42"
(3,617.47mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
12.60"
(320.04mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1993 1936
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/