Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, April 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2018
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1996 1987
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1896
Mar–Apr 2018
2-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1896
Ties: 2010
Feb–Apr 2018
3-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1896
Jan–Apr 2018
4-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1896
Dec 2017–Apr 2018
5-Month
4.60"
(116.84mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1896
Ties: 1905
Nov 2017–Apr 2018
6-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2015 1987
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2001
Oct 2017–Apr 2018
7-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2015 1926, 1987
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2001
Ties: 1928
Sep 2017–Apr 2018
8-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2015 1959
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Aug 2017–Apr 2018
9-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jul 2017–Apr 2018
10-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jun 2017–Apr 2018
11-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
22.89"
(581.41mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
May 2017–Apr 2018
12-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
25.99"
(660.15mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Nov 2016–Apr 2018
18-Month
35.49"
(901.45mm)
32.87"
(834.90mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
May 2016–Apr 2018
24-Month
60.34"
(1,532.64mm)
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
8.36"
(212.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
May 2015–Apr 2018
36-Month
92.24"
(2,342.90mm)
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
14.32"
(363.73mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1935
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2014–Apr 2018
48-Month
118.08"
(2,999.23mm)
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
14.23"
(361.44mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1933
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
May 2013–Apr 2018
60-Month
146.40"
(3,718.56mm)
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/