Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2009
1-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1900
Ties: 1914
Jul–Aug 2009
2-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Jun–Aug 2009
3-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2008 1936
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1993
May–Aug 2009
4-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
-2.54"
(-64.51mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Apr–Aug 2009
5-Month
13.34"
(338.84mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Mar–Aug 2009
6-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Feb–Aug 2009
7-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1993
Jan–Aug 2009
8-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2008 1910
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1993
Ties: 1971
Dec 2008–Aug 2009
9-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2008 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1993
Nov 2008–Aug 2009
10-Month
20.61"
(523.49mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1993
Oct 2008–Aug 2009
11-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1999
Sep 2008–Aug 2009
12-Month
27.43"
(696.72mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2007 1936
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Mar 2008–Aug 2009
18-Month
44.31"
(1,125.47mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2011
Ties: 1920
Sep 2007–Aug 2009
24-Month
55.16"
(1,401.06mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
Sep 2006–Aug 2009
36-Month
80.63"
(2,048.00mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2008 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020
Sep 2005–Aug 2009
48-Month
108.00"
(2,743.20mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2006 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019
Sep 2004–Aug 2009
60-Month
138.42"
(3,515.87mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 10, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/