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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1926
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 1959
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 1959
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1959
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1958
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1937
Ties: 1939
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1963 2003
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1966
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
11.03"
(280.16mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1971 2003
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1966
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
18.32"
(465.33mm)
14.51"
(368.55mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1901
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
21.81"
(553.97mm)
18.15"
(461.01mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
24.86"
(631.44mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1906
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
31.11"
(790.19mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1906
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
51.25"
(1,301.75mm)
49.70"
(1,262.38mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1907
Ties: 1910
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
79.31"
(2,014.47mm)
74.54"
(1,893.32mm)
4.77"
(121.15mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1932
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2001
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
109.52"
(2,781.81mm)
99.37"
(2,524.00mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1933
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1966
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
128.77"
(3,270.76mm)
124.24"
(3,155.70mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1967

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/