Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
2.19"
(55.63mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1965
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1939 1912
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1965
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1939 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1979
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1939 1959
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Ties: 1953
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 2003
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1997
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1972
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1911
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
-2.78"
(-70.62mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1934 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
13.13"
(333.50mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1911
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2011
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
21.57"
(547.88mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Ties: 1922
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
52.66"
(1,337.56mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1924
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
78.92"
(2,004.57mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1939 1935
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1987
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
96.96"
(2,462.78mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
-8.59"
(-218.19mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1987
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
123.54"
(3,137.92mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
-8.44"
(-214.37mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/