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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1971
1-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1965
Feb–Mar 1971
2-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1912
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1965
Jan–Mar 1971
3-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1979
Ties: 1936
Dec 1970–Mar 1971
4-Month
4.16"
(105.66mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1979
Nov 1970–Mar 1971
5-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1997
Oct 1970–Mar 1971
6-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Sep 1970–Mar 1971
7-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Aug 1970–Mar 1971
8-Month
16.60"
(421.64mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jul 1970–Mar 1971
9-Month
19.67"
(499.62mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1970–Mar 1971
10-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
May 1970–Mar 1971
11-Month
26.54"
(674.12mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1970–Mar 1971
12-Month
29.81"
(757.17mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Oct 1969–Mar 1971
18-Month
36.30"
(922.02mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1969–Mar 1971
24-Month
50.86"
(1,291.84mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1968 1924
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987
Apr 1968–Mar 1971
36-Month
87.01"
(2,210.05mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1987
Apr 1967–Mar 1971
48-Month
107.09"
(2,720.09mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987
Apr 1966–Mar 1971
60-Month
130.98"
(3,326.89mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/