Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2004 1913
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1968
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2004 1939
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1971
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
4.18"
(106.18mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1900
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
17.10"
(434.34mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1900
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
22.71"
(576.83mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2010
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2010
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
29.46"
(748.28mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1910
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
30.21"
(767.33mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
5.02"
(127.50mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
31.60"
(802.64mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1910
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
8.58"
(217.93mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
61.47"
(1,561.34mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
9.51"
(241.56mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
83.67"
(2,125.22mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
112.26"
(2,851.40mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
8.39"
(213.10mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
141.54"
(3,595.12mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/