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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
0.71"
(18.03mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1974 1910
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1965
Ties: 1915, 1960
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
0.98"
(24.89mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1960 1912
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1965
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
1.16"
(29.46mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1979
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1963 1959
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1979
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1974 2003
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1997
Ties: 1939
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
2.51"
(63.76mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
24.66"
(626.36mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
4.48"
(113.79mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
31.51"
(800.35mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
37.77"
(959.36mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
4.58"
(116.33mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
47.79"
(1,213.87mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
74.81"
(1,900.17mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
99.46"
(2,526.28mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
126.31"
(3,208.27mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/