Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2009
1-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1980 1900
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1938
Apr–May 2009
2-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1896
Mar–May 2009
3-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2002 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1896
Feb–May 2009
4-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1896
Ties: 1930
Jan–May 2009
5-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1896
Dec 2008–May 2009
6-Month
9.06"
(230.12mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2008 1958
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1896
Nov 2008–May 2009
7-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2008 1900
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2001
Oct 2008–May 2009
8-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2008 1926
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2001
Ties: 1965
Sep 2008–May 2009
9-Month
17.43"
(442.72mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1900
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Aug 2008–May 2009
10-Month
19.55"
(496.57mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Jul 2008–May 2009
11-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Ties: 1989
Jun 2008–May 2009
12-Month
27.42"
(696.47mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Dec 2007–May 2009
18-Month
36.15"
(918.21mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2007 1911
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Jun 2007–May 2009
24-Month
55.01"
(1,397.25mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2017
Jun 2006–May 2009
36-Month
78.90"
(2,004.06mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019
Jun 2005–May 2009
48-Month
109.62"
(2,784.35mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019
Jun 2004–May 2009
60-Month
138.25"
(3,511.55mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
8.44"
(214.38mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/