Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2007 1913
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1968
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2007 1939
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2015
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1971
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Ties: 1973
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
11.97"
(304.04mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1900
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
14.96"
(379.98mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1900
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
19.84"
(503.94mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
1.78"
(45.22mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2010
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
1.47"
(37.33mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2010
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
26.73"
(678.94mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
27.13"
(689.10mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
43.85"
(1,113.79mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
56.55"
(1,436.37mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
79.33"
(2,014.98mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1990 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
110.93"
(2,817.62mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2006 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
140.80"
(3,576.32mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2007 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/