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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, May 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1956
1-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1955 1900
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 1920
Apr–May 1956
2-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1896
Mar–May 1956
3-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
Feb–May 1956
4-Month
5.94"
(150.88mm)
7.49"
(190.25mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
Jan–May 1956
5-Month
6.78"
(172.21mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
Dec 1955–May 1956
6-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
8.99"
(228.35mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1965
Nov 1955–May 1956
7-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2001
Oct 1955–May 1956
8-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
12.18"
(309.37mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2001
Sep 1955–May 1956
9-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
15.03"
(381.76mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Aug 1955–May 1956
10-Month
16.58"
(421.13mm)
18.64"
(473.46mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Jul 1955–May 1956
11-Month
23.90"
(607.06mm)
22.18"
(563.37mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Jun 1955–May 1956
12-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
26.46"
(672.08mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Dec 1954–May 1956
18-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
35.42"
(899.67mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jun 1954–May 1956
24-Month
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
52.90"
(1,343.66mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2012
Jun 1953–May 1956
36-Month
80.11"
(2,034.79mm)
79.27"
(2,013.46mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Jun 1952–May 1956
48-Month
108.72"
(2,761.49mm)
105.62"
(2,682.75mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1987
Jun 1951–May 1956
60-Month
139.85"
(3,552.19mm)
131.97"
(3,352.04mm)
7.88"
(200.15mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/