Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1962 1987
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1971 1959
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1896
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1961 1959
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1939
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1961 1959
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1963 1959
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Ties: 1939, 1942
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
6.60"
(167.64mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1987
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Ties: 1909
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1964 1987
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
22.87"
(580.90mm)
18.87"
(479.30mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
23.15"
(588.01mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
29.80"
(756.92mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
38.08"
(967.23mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1966
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
61.54"
(1,563.12mm)
52.85"
(1,342.39mm)
8.69"
(220.73mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1986
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
89.62"
(2,276.35mm)
79.21"
(2,011.93mm)
10.41"
(264.42mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
111.24"
(2,825.50mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
5.68"
(144.28mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1986
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
145.26"
(3,689.60mm)
131.92"
(3,350.77mm)
13.34"
(338.83mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/