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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
0.49"
(12.45mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1975
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1969
Ties: 1939
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1968 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1953
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
18.97"
(481.84mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Ties: 1912
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
26.26"
(667.00mm)
22.25"
(565.15mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Ties: 1916
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
25.73"
(653.54mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
30.41"
(772.41mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
46.23"
(1,174.24mm)
37.62"
(955.55mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1987
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
62.22"
(1,580.39mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
9.38"
(238.25mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1987
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
90.63"
(2,302.00mm)
79.19"
(2,011.43mm)
11.44"
(290.57mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1987
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
111.84"
(2,840.74mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
6.28"
(159.52mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1987
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
147.83"
(3,754.88mm)
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
15.84"
(402.33mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/