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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, December 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1971
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1970 1913, 1943
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1968
Ties: 1917, 1970
Nov–Dec 1971
2-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1939
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1996
Oct–Dec 1971
3-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1971
Sep–Dec 1971
4-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
5.59"
(141.98mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1952
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2005
Aug–Dec 1971
5-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
10.31"
(261.87mm)
4.58"
(116.34mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2010
Jul–Dec 1971
6-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
4.12"
(104.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2016
Jun–Dec 1971
7-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
5.46"
(138.69mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
May–Dec 1971
8-Month
26.66"
(677.16mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
Apr–Dec 1971
9-Month
28.20"
(716.28mm)
23.61"
(599.69mm)
4.59"
(116.59mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Ties: 2015
Mar–Dec 1971
10-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
24.94"
(633.48mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1965
Feb–Dec 1971
11-Month
30.88"
(784.35mm)
25.65"
(651.51mm)
5.23"
(132.84mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Dec 1971
12-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1910
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1970–Dec 1971
18-Month
47.87"
(1,215.90mm)
40.33"
(1,024.38mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1970 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan 1970–Dec 1971
24-Month
59.64"
(1,514.86mm)
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
6.81"
(172.98mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1923
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1986
Ties: 1897
Jan 1969–Dec 1971
36-Month
82.99"
(2,107.95mm)
79.24"
(2,012.70mm)
3.75"
(95.25mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1986
Jan 1968–Dec 1971
48-Month
117.22"
(2,977.39mm)
105.58"
(2,681.73mm)
11.64"
(295.66mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986
Jan 1967–Dec 1971
60-Month
138.82"
(3,526.03mm)
131.95"
(3,351.53mm)
6.87"
(174.50mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/