Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, April 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2012
1-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1987
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1896
Mar–Apr 2012
2-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2011 1959
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1896
Feb–Apr 2012
3-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2011 1959
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1896
Jan–Apr 2012
4-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2011 1959
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1896
Dec 2011–Apr 2012
5-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2010 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1896
Nov 2011–Apr 2012
6-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2010 1987
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2001
Oct 2011–Apr 2012
7-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2004 1926, 1987
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2001
Ties: 1914
Sep 2011–Apr 2012
8-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1988 1959
115th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Aug 2011–Apr 2012
9-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2011–Apr 2012
10-Month
16.54"
(420.12mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jun 2011–Apr 2012
11-Month
20.72"
(526.29mm)
22.89"
(581.41mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2011–Apr 2012
12-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
25.99"
(660.15mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2010 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Nov 2010–Apr 2012
18-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
32.87"
(834.90mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2010 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Ties: 1943
May 2010–Apr 2012
24-Month
60.15"
(1,527.81mm)
51.97"
(1,320.04mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2011 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
May 2009–Apr 2012
36-Month
84.47"
(2,145.54mm)
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1935
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2008–Apr 2012
48-Month
112.97"
(2,869.44mm)
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
9.12"
(231.65mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2010 1933
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
May 2007–Apr 2012
60-Month
140.78"
(3,575.81mm)
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/