Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2012
1-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1900
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1938
Apr–May 2012
2-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1976
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1896
Mar–May 2012
3-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1896
Feb–May 2012
4-Month
11.53"
(292.86mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
4.40"
(111.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1896
Jan–May 2012
5-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1896
Dec 2011–May 2012
6-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2011 1958
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1896
Nov 2011–May 2012
7-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2010 1900
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2001
Oct 2011–May 2012
8-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1926
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2001
Ties: 1927
Sep 2011–May 2012
9-Month
15.09"
(383.29mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1900
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Aug 2011–May 2012
10-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2011–May 2012
11-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jun 2011–May 2012
12-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Dec 2010–May 2012
18-Month
38.21"
(970.53mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2010 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jun 2010–May 2012
24-Month
62.96"
(1,599.18mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
10.95"
(278.13mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 2009–May 2012
36-Month
88.69"
(2,252.73mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
10.73"
(272.55mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2010 1935
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jun 2008–May 2012
48-Month
116.11"
(2,949.19mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
12.22"
(310.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jun 2007–May 2012
60-Month
143.70"
(3,649.98mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
13.89"
(352.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2019, retrieved on July 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/