Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, September 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 2016
1-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1952, 2012
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Aug–Sep 2016
2-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
3.61"
(91.69mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1900
Jul–Sep 2016
3-Month
16.00"
(406.40mm)
9.91"
(251.71mm)
6.09"
(154.69mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1900
Jun–Sep 2016
4-Month
20.15"
(511.81mm)
14.02"
(356.11mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May–Sep 2016
5-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
17.15"
(435.61mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr–Sep 2016
6-Month
24.83"
(630.68mm)
19.20"
(487.68mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1986
Mar–Sep 2016
7-Month
26.79"
(680.47mm)
20.46"
(519.68mm)
6.33"
(160.79mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1986
Feb–Sep 2016
8-Month
27.53"
(699.26mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1965
Jan–Sep 2016
9-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1986
Dec 2015–Sep 2016
10-Month
29.98"
(761.49mm)
22.75"
(577.85mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 2015–Sep 2016
11-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
24.03"
(610.36mm)
8.63"
(219.20mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2015–Sep 2016
12-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
25.96"
(659.38mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr 2015–Sep 2016
18-Month
55.97"
(1,421.64mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
10.79"
(274.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
Oct 2014–Sep 2016
24-Month
60.26"
(1,530.60mm)
51.97"
(1,320.04mm)
8.29"
(210.56mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1986
Oct 2013–Sep 2016
36-Month
91.98"
(2,336.29mm)
77.93"
(1,979.42mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
Oct 2012–Sep 2016
48-Month
119.45"
(3,034.03mm)
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Oct 2011–Sep 2016
60-Month
143.62"
(3,647.95mm)
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/