Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2005
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2003 1900
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1938
Ties: 1915, 2001
Apr–May 2005
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1896
Mar–May 2005
3-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1896
Feb–May 2005
4-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1896
Jan–May 2005
5-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1896
Dec 2004–May 2005
6-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2003 1958
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1896
Nov 2004–May 2005
7-Month
10.40"
(264.16mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2003 1900
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2001
Oct 2004–May 2005
8-Month
13.28"
(337.31mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2004 1926
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2001
Sep 2004–May 2005
9-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1900
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Aug 2004–May 2005
10-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jul 2004–May 2005
11-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jun 2004–May 2005
12-Month
28.63"
(727.20mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2011
Dec 2003–May 2005
18-Month
39.45"
(1,002.03mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
Jun 2003–May 2005
24-Month
53.78"
(1,366.01mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2017
Jun 2002–May 2005
36-Month
82.98"
(2,107.69mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Jun 2001–May 2005
48-Month
106.79"
(2,712.47mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2000–May 2005
60-Month
138.90"
(3,528.06mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
9.09"
(230.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/