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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1979
1-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1898
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1975
Ties: 1952
Dec 1978–Jan 1979
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Nov 1978–Jan 1979
3-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1997
Ties: 1954
Oct 1978–Jan 1979
4-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Sep 1978–Jan 1979
5-Month
7.77"
(197.36mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Aug 1978–Jan 1979
6-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jul 1978–Jan 1979
7-Month
16.55"
(420.37mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1978–Jan 1979
8-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
18.97"
(481.84mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1947
May 1978–Jan 1979
9-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
22.25"
(565.15mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Apr 1978–Jan 1979
10-Month
27.96"
(710.18mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
3.57"
(90.67mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Mar 1978–Jan 1979
11-Month
28.67"
(728.22mm)
25.73"
(653.54mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1966
Feb 1978–Jan 1979
12-Month
28.94"
(735.08mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Aug 1977–Jan 1979
18-Month
44.72"
(1,135.89mm)
37.62"
(955.55mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1978 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1987
Feb 1977–Jan 1979
24-Month
64.18"
(1,630.17mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
11.34"
(288.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Feb 1976–Jan 1979
36-Month
78.58"
(1,995.93mm)
79.19"
(2,011.43mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1987
Feb 1975–Jan 1979
48-Month
105.32"
(2,675.13mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987
Feb 1974–Jan 1979
60-Month
129.06"
(3,278.12mm)
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
-2.93"
(-74.43mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1987

Citing This Page

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