Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
1.55"
(39.37mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Ties: 1928, 1978
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1897
Ties: 2010
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
9.54"
(242.32mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1963
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
14.93"
(379.22mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Ties: 1910
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
24.82"
(630.43mm)
21.40"
(543.56mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
26.10"
(662.94mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
27.88"
(708.15mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1906
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
52.23"
(1,326.64mm)
49.68"
(1,261.87mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1907
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
78.02"
(1,981.71mm)
74.51"
(1,892.55mm)
3.51"
(89.16mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1968 1932
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2002
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
110.89"
(2,816.61mm)
99.37"
(2,524.00mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1933
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1900
Ties: 1997
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
130.37"
(3,311.40mm)
124.27"
(3,156.46mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1901

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/