Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1997
1-Month
0.30"
(7.62mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1993 1968
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1922
Ties: 1993
Jan–Feb 1997
2-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1942
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1969
Ties: 1953
Dec 1996–Feb 1997
3-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1969
Ties: 1922, 1939, 2016
Nov 1996–Feb 1997
4-Month
6.34"
(161.04mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 2003
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
Oct 1996–Feb 1997
5-Month
9.70"
(246.38mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1963
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1971
Sep 1996–Feb 1997
6-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Aug 1996–Feb 1997
7-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1972
Jul 1996–Feb 1997
8-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
Jun 1996–Feb 1997
9-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May 1996–Feb 1997
10-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1987
Apr 1996–Feb 1997
11-Month
26.35"
(669.29mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1993 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1969
Mar 1996–Feb 1997
12-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1969
Sep 1995–Feb 1997
18-Month
38.43"
(976.12mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Mar 1995–Feb 1997
24-Month
58.01"
(1,473.45mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1994 1935
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Mar 1994–Feb 1997
36-Month
85.87"
(2,181.10mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
7.97"
(202.44mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1935
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Mar 1993–Feb 1997
48-Month
117.58"
(2,986.53mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
13.75"
(349.25mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1937
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Mar 1992–Feb 1997
60-Month
143.01"
(3,632.45mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/