Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 2017

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2017
1-Month
0.42"
(10.67mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 1913, 1943
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1968
Ties: 2001
Nov–Dec 2017
2-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2011 1939
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1996
Oct–Dec 2017
3-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
1.12"
(28.44mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1971
Sep–Dec 2017
4-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2014 1952
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2005
Ties: 2013
Aug–Dec 2017
5-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Jul–Dec 2017
6-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Jun–Dec 2017
7-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
3.46"
(87.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Ties: 1926
May–Dec 2017
8-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2010
Apr–Dec 2017
9-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Mar–Dec 2017
10-Month
28.99"
(736.35mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1965
Ties: 1941
Feb–Dec 2017
11-Month
29.61"
(752.09mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1982, 2004
Jan–Dec 2017
12-Month
30.20"
(767.08mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2015 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Jul 2016–Dec 2017
18-Month
53.16"
(1,350.26mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
12.83"
(325.88mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2016 1976
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan 2016–Dec 2017
24-Month
63.80"
(1,620.52mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1923
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1986
Jan 2015–Dec 2017
36-Month
93.22"
(2,367.79mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
13.98"
(355.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1986
Jan 2014–Dec 2017
48-Month
125.27"
(3,181.86mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
19.69"
(500.13mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1986
Jan 2013–Dec 2017
60-Month
154.86"
(3,933.44mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/