Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, August 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2019
1-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2018 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1900
Jul–Aug 2019
2-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2018 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Jun–Aug 2019
3-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1993
May–Aug 2019
4-Month
15.58"
(395.73mm)
14.28"
(362.71mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2017 1910
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1993
Apr–Aug 2019
5-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
16.32"
(414.53mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Mar–Aug 2019
6-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
17.59"
(446.79mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Ties: 1990
Feb–Aug 2019
7-Month
21.67"
(550.42mm)
18.28"
(464.31mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Jan–Aug 2019
8-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
19.07"
(484.38mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Dec 2018–Aug 2019
9-Month
23.65"
(600.71mm)
19.88"
(504.95mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Nov 2018–Aug 2019
10-Month
24.70"
(627.38mm)
21.16"
(537.46mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Oct 2018–Aug 2019
11-Month
28.27"
(718.06mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1999
Sep 2018–Aug 2019
12-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
6.58"
(167.14mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2011
Mar 2018–Aug 2019
18-Month
50.81"
(1,290.57mm)
43.57"
(1,106.68mm)
7.24"
(183.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Sep 2017–Aug 2019
24-Month
60.60"
(1,539.24mm)
52.00"
(1,320.80mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Sep 2016–Aug 2019
36-Month
90.79"
(2,306.07mm)
77.95"
(1,979.93mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1986
Sep 2015–Aug 2019
48-Month
123.69"
(3,141.73mm)
103.86"
(2,638.04mm)
19.83"
(503.69mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2014–Aug 2019
60-Month
148.79"
(3,779.27mm)
129.79"
(3,296.67mm)
19.00"
(482.60mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/