Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2001
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2000 1900
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1938
Ties: 1915, 2005
Apr–May 2001
2-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Mar–May 2001
3-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Feb–May 2001
4-Month
11.21"
(284.73mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Jan–May 2001
5-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Dec 2000–May 2001
6-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Nov 2000–May 2001
7-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2000 1900
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2001
Oct 2000–May 2001
8-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
6.39"
(162.30mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2000 1926
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2001
Sep 2000–May 2001
9-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1900
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2011
Ties: 1896
Aug 2000–May 2001
10-Month
23.33"
(592.58mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Jul 2000–May 2001
11-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Jun 2000–May 2001
12-Month
32.11"
(815.59mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Dec 1999–May 2001
18-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jun 1999–May 2001
24-Month
59.13"
(1,501.90mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jun 1998–May 2001
36-Month
89.54"
(2,274.32mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
11.58"
(294.14mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2000 1935
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jun 1997–May 2001
48-Month
116.88"
(2,968.75mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
12.99"
(329.94mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1996–May 2001
60-Month
144.11"
(3,660.39mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
14.30"
(363.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/