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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
1.18"
(29.97mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1976 1987
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2001
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1976 1959
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1896
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1959
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1896
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1978 1959
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1968
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1978 1959
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2001
Ties: 1950
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
6.94"
(176.28mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1987
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2001
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
9.01"
(228.85mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1987
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2001
Ties: 1906
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
13.24"
(336.30mm)
11.72"
(297.69mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1969
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
15.34"
(389.64mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
18.87"
(479.30mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
26.57"
(674.88mm)
23.15"
(588.01mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
29.92"
(759.97mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
38.92"
(988.57mm)
33.37"
(847.60mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1966
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
62.20"
(1,579.88mm)
52.85"
(1,342.39mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1924
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1986
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
80.31"
(2,039.87mm)
79.21"
(2,011.93mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1978 1935
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
104.75"
(2,660.65mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1986
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
130.93"
(3,325.62mm)
131.92"
(3,350.77mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1978 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/