Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1970
1-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1895
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2009
Ties: 1981
Feb–Mar 1970
2-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 1960
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2009
Jan–Mar 1970
3-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.46"
(62.48mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2008
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
Ties: 1925
Dec 1969–Mar 1970
4-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1964 1958
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2009
Ties: 1919
Nov 1969–Mar 1970
5-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 2003
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
Oct 1969–Mar 1970
6-Month
7.83"
(198.88mm)
6.44"
(163.58mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1968 1963
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2009
Sep 1969–Mar 1970
7-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1968 1953
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Aug 1969–Mar 1970
8-Month
13.66"
(346.96mm)
12.73"
(323.34mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1924
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jul 1969–Mar 1970
9-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
16.37"
(415.80mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jun 1969–Mar 1970
10-Month
21.66"
(550.16mm)
20.31"
(515.87mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
May 1969–Mar 1970
11-Month
25.15"
(638.81mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Apr 1969–Mar 1970
12-Month
26.64"
(676.66mm)
24.85"
(631.19mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Oct 1968–Mar 1970
18-Month
35.43"
(899.92mm)
31.31"
(795.27mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906, 2000
Apr 1968–Mar 1970
24-Month
58.42"
(1,483.87mm)
49.70"
(1,262.38mm)
8.72"
(221.49mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1907
Apr 1967–Mar 1970
36-Month
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
3.39"
(86.11mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1969 1932
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1967
Apr 1966–Mar 1970
48-Month
103.26"
(2,622.80mm)
99.36"
(2,523.74mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1964 1933
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Ties: 1973
Apr 1965–Mar 1970
60-Month
135.89"
(3,451.61mm)
124.26"
(3,156.20mm)
11.63"
(295.41mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/