Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, January 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2016
1-Month
0.54"
(13.72mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1981
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1969
Ties: 1984
Dec 2015–Jan 2016
2-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1969
Nov 2015–Jan 2016
3-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1940
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1997
Oct 2015–Jan 2016
4-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1972
Sep 2015–Jan 2016
5-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1969
Aug 2015–Jan 2016
6-Month
13.88"
(352.55mm)
11.20"
(284.48mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Jul 2015–Jan 2016
7-Month
17.95"
(455.93mm)
14.80"
(375.92mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Jun 2015–Jan 2016
8-Month
21.75"
(552.45mm)
18.88"
(479.55mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2015–Jan 2016
9-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
21.98"
(558.29mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Apr 2015–Jan 2016
10-Month
28.44"
(722.38mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1969
Ties: 1907
Mar 2015–Jan 2016
11-Month
29.04"
(737.62mm)
25.29"
(642.37mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1969
Ties: 1954
Feb 2015–Jan 2016
12-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1969
Aug 2014–Jan 2016
18-Month
38.81"
(985.77mm)
37.20"
(944.88mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2017
Feb 2014–Jan 2016
24-Month
58.32"
(1,481.33mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
6.36"
(161.55mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Feb 2013–Jan 2016
36-Month
87.12"
(2,212.85mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
9.22"
(234.19mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Feb 2012–Jan 2016
48-Month
113.74"
(2,889.00mm)
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1937
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Feb 2011–Jan 2016
60-Month
137.60"
(3,495.04mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
7.77"
(197.36mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/