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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1978
1-Month
0.18"
(4.57mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1974 1898
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1975
Dec 1977–Jan 1978
2-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Nov 1977–Jan 1978
3-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1997
Oct 1977–Jan 1978
4-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Ties: 1985
Sep 1977–Jan 1978
5-Month
11.11"
(282.19mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1977–Jan 1978
6-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jul 1977–Jan 1978
7-Month
20.37"
(517.40mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1977–Jan 1978
8-Month
23.68"
(601.47mm)
18.97"
(481.84mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
May 1977–Jan 1978
9-Month
27.79"
(705.87mm)
22.25"
(565.15mm)
5.54"
(140.72mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1987
Apr 1977–Jan 1978
10-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
6.14"
(155.95mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Ties: 1907
Mar 1977–Jan 1978
11-Month
34.07"
(865.38mm)
25.73"
(653.54mm)
8.34"
(211.84mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Feb 1977–Jan 1978
12-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Aug 1976–Jan 1978
18-Month
38.92"
(988.57mm)
37.62"
(955.55mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1987
Feb 1976–Jan 1978
24-Month
49.64"
(1,260.86mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Feb 1975–Jan 1978
36-Month
76.38"
(1,940.05mm)
79.19"
(2,011.43mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Feb 1974–Jan 1978
48-Month
100.12"
(2,543.05mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Feb 1973–Jan 1978
60-Month
127.38"
(3,235.45mm)
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/