Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1950
1-Month
1.42"
(36.07mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 1898
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1975
Ties: 1999
Dec 1949–Jan 1950
2-Month
2.20"
(55.88mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1969
Nov 1949–Jan 1950
3-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1997
Oct 1949–Jan 1950
4-Month
5.95"
(151.13mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1969
Sep 1949–Jan 1950
5-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1949 1953
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1969
Ties: 2001
Aug 1949–Jan 1950
6-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2011
Ties: 1921
Jul 1949–Jan 1950
7-Month
14.30"
(363.22mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Jun 1949–Jan 1950
8-Month
18.87"
(479.30mm)
18.97"
(481.84mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Ties: 1897, 1921
May 1949–Jan 1950
9-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
22.25"
(565.15mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Apr 1949–Jan 1950
10-Month
22.42"
(569.47mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1969
Mar 1949–Jan 1950
11-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
25.73"
(653.54mm)
-1.31"
(-33.27mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1966
Feb 1949–Jan 1950
12-Month
24.67"
(626.62mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Aug 1948–Jan 1950
18-Month
35.84"
(910.34mm)
37.62"
(955.55mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1987
Feb 1948–Jan 1950
24-Month
49.08"
(1,246.63mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1949 1924
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1987
Feb 1947–Jan 1950
36-Month
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
79.19"
(2,011.43mm)
-6.00"
(-152.40mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1987
Feb 1946–Jan 1950
48-Month
101.74"
(2,584.20mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1987
Feb 1945–Jan 1950
60-Month
129.95"
(3,300.73mm)
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 2, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/