Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2009 1900
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1938
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2009 1976
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
4.89"
(124.21mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
7.92"
(201.17mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
7.58"
(192.53mm)
8.73"
(221.74mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1896
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
10.01"
(254.25mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2018 1900
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2001
Ties: 1918
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
11.94"
(303.28mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2018 1926
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2001
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
19.09"
(484.89mm)
14.86"
(377.44mm)
4.23"
(107.45mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2018 1900
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
22.40"
(568.96mm)
18.33"
(465.58mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
27.02"
(686.31mm)
21.94"
(557.28mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
30.57"
(776.48mm)
26.01"
(660.65mm)
4.56"
(115.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
34.71"
(881.63mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
64.82"
(1,646.43mm)
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
12.81"
(325.38mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
91.33"
(2,319.78mm)
77.96"
(1,980.18mm)
13.37"
(339.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
125.42"
(3,185.67mm)
103.89"
(2,638.81mm)
21.53"
(546.86mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
154.55"
(3,925.57mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
24.74"
(628.40mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/