Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1940
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1931 1898
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1975
Ties: 1924, 2007, 2018
Dec 1939–Jan 1940
2-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Nov 1939–Jan 1940
3-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1981
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Ties: 2003
Oct 1939–Jan 1940
4-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Sep 1939–Jan 1940
5-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1924 1953
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Aug 1939–Jan 1940
6-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-3.81"
(-96.77mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Jul 1939–Jan 1940
7-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
-4.63"
(-117.61mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Jun 1939–Jan 1940
8-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
18.97"
(481.84mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
May 1939–Jan 1940
9-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
22.25"
(565.15mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Apr 1939–Jan 1940
10-Month
20.34"
(516.64mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Mar 1939–Jan 1940
11-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
25.73"
(653.54mm)
-4.87"
(-123.70mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1966
Feb 1939–Jan 1940
12-Month
22.04"
(559.82mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Aug 1938–Jan 1940
18-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
37.62"
(955.55mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Feb 1938–Jan 1940
24-Month
52.13"
(1,324.10mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1938 1924
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Feb 1937–Jan 1940
36-Month
77.42"
(1,966.47mm)
79.19"
(2,011.43mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1939 1935
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1987
Feb 1936–Jan 1940
48-Month
96.88"
(2,460.75mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
-8.68"
(-220.47mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Feb 1935–Jan 1940
60-Month
122.24"
(3,104.90mm)
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
-9.75"
(-247.65mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1939 1935
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on May 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/