Top Ten Wet Aprils

The end of April brought heavy rain to much of the area. The following are the April Top 10 precipitation rankings for Minneapolis/St Paul area, the St Cloud Area and the Eau Claire Area through 1 pm CDT today.

 

Ranking of April Precipitation from 1871 to 2014
 Minneapolis St Paul Area      
Year Value Rank    
         
2001 7.00 1    
*2014 6.09 2    
2006 5.97 3    
1986 5.88 4    
1975 5.40 6    
2013 5.22 7    
1888 5.14 8    
1896 5.12 9    
1893 5.01 10    

 

Ranking of April Precipitation from 1893 to 2014
Saint Cloud Area    
         
Year Value Rank    
         
2001 8.42 1    
1896 6.31 2    
*2014 5.81 3    
1893 5.74 4    
1986 5.55 5    
1954 5.31 6    
1894 4.93 7    
1991 4.68 8    
1968 4.51 9    
1947 4.40 10    

Ranking of April Precipitation from 1893 to 2014
Eau Claire Area    
       
Year Value Rank    
         
1896 6.35 1    
1954 6.11 2    
1975 6.06 3    
1893 5.95 4    
1929 5.71 5    
*2014 5.65 6    
1938 5.47 7    
1973 5.41 8    
2001 5.39 9    
2013 5.38 10    

 

 



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