Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, December 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1998
1-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1997 1913
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1968
Ties: 1896, 1923
Nov–Dec 1998
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1939
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Oct–Dec 1998
3-Month
6.55"
(166.37mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1971
Sep–Dec 1998
4-Month
8.23"
(209.04mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Aug–Dec 1998
5-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Jul–Dec 1998
6-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
13.95"
(354.33mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Jun–Dec 1998
7-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
18.06"
(458.72mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2010
May–Dec 1998
8-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2010
Apr–Dec 1998
9-Month
25.19"
(639.83mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Mar–Dec 1998
10-Month
26.83"
(681.48mm)
24.50"
(622.30mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Feb–Dec 1998
11-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
25.19"
(639.83mm)
2.72"
(69.08mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan–Dec 1998
12-Month
28.83"
(732.28mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jul 1997–Dec 1998
18-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
40.00"
(1,016.00mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 1997–Dec 1998
24-Month
54.03"
(1,372.36mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 1996–Dec 1998
36-Month
81.80"
(2,077.72mm)
77.94"
(1,979.68mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1991 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jan 1995–Dec 1998
48-Month
111.31"
(2,827.27mm)
103.87"
(2,638.30mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1997 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 1994–Dec 1998
60-Month
139.54"
(3,544.32mm)
129.82"
(3,297.43mm)
9.72"
(246.89mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1993 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 11, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/