Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2016
1-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1900
Jul–Aug 2016
2-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
4.34"
(110.23mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Jun–Aug 2016
3-Month
15.53"
(394.46mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1993
May–Aug 2016
4-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1993
Apr–Aug 2016
5-Month
20.21"
(513.33mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Mar–Aug 2016
6-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Feb–Aug 2016
7-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Jan–Aug 2016
8-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Dec 2015–Aug 2016
9-Month
25.36"
(644.14mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
5.48"
(139.19mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Ties: 1953
Nov 2015–Aug 2016
10-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
6.88"
(174.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Oct 2015–Aug 2016
11-Month
30.19"
(766.83mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999
Sep 2015–Aug 2016
12-Month
32.90"
(835.66mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
6.89"
(175.01mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Mar 2015–Aug 2016
18-Month
51.95"
(1,319.53mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
8.38"
(212.85mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Sep 2014–Aug 2016
24-Month
58.00"
(1,473.20mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Sep 2013–Aug 2016
36-Month
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
11.86"
(301.24mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Sep 2012–Aug 2016
48-Month
115.44"
(2,932.18mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
11.58"
(294.14mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2016
60-Month
140.21"
(3,561.33mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
10.42"
(264.66mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 12, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/