Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 2. North Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
0.62"
(15.75mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 2008
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1969
Ties: 1900
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
1.46"
(37.08mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Ties: 1980
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
2.74"
(69.60mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 2000
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1897
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1972
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1972
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1901
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
14.68"
(372.87mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1901
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
20.56"
(522.22mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1906
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
23.77"
(603.76mm)
21.40"
(543.56mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1906
Ties: 1942
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
25.10"
(637.54mm)
23.16"
(588.26mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1906
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
25.52"
(648.21mm)
24.21"
(614.93mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1906
Ties: 1903
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
24.84"
(630.94mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1906
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
43.19"
(1,097.03mm)
35.90"
(911.86mm)
7.29"
(185.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1906
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
58.48"
(1,485.39mm)
49.68"
(1,261.87mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1907
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
75.10"
(1,907.54mm)
74.51"
(1,892.55mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1977 1932
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2002
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
101.12"
(2,568.45mm)
99.37"
(2,524.00mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1977 1933
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1900
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
128.50"
(3,263.90mm)
124.27"
(3,156.46mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1901

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/