Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
0.39"
(9.91mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
2.41"
(61.21mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
-2.93"
(-74.42mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1896
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2001
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
5.13"
(130.30mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
1st Driest Driest since: 1926 1926, 1987
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2001
Ties: 1926
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1959
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
14.33"
(363.98mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
19.43"
(493.52mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
22.89"
(581.41mm)
1.12"
(28.44mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
25.99"
(660.15mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
36.42"
(925.07mm)
32.87"
(834.90mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
59.04"
(1,499.62mm)
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
7.06"
(179.33mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1985 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
87.69"
(2,227.33mm)
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
9.77"
(248.16mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1935
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
117.06"
(2,973.32mm)
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1985 1933
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
146.70"
(3,726.18mm)
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
16.92"
(429.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/