Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, April 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1970
1-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1969 1926
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1896
Ties: 1963
Mar–Apr 1970
2-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1959
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1896
Feb–Apr 1970
3-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1969 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1896
Jan–Apr 1970
4-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1969 1959
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1896
Ties: 1969, 2014
Dec 1969–Apr 1970
5-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1965 1958
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1937
Nov 1969–Apr 1970
6-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1969 2003
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1966
Ties: 2011
Oct 1969–Apr 1970
7-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1969 1958
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2009
Sep 1969–Apr 1970
8-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1968 2003
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Aug 1969–Apr 1970
9-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
14.51"
(368.55mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jul 1969–Apr 1970
10-Month
21.69"
(550.93mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jun 1969–Apr 1970
11-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
May 1969–Apr 1970
12-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
24.86"
(631.44mm)
3.20"
(81.28mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Nov 1968–Apr 1970
18-Month
35.14"
(892.56mm)
31.11"
(790.19mm)
4.03"
(102.37mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
May 1968–Apr 1970
24-Month
58.27"
(1,480.06mm)
49.70"
(1,262.38mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1907
May 1967–Apr 1970
36-Month
77.52"
(1,969.01mm)
74.54"
(1,893.32mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1969 1932
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2001
May 1966–Apr 1970
48-Month
103.80"
(2,636.52mm)
99.37"
(2,524.00mm)
4.43"
(112.52mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1965 1933
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
May 1965–Apr 1970
60-Month
136.94"
(3,478.28mm)
124.24"
(3,155.70mm)
12.70"
(322.58mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/