Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1998
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Feb–Mar 1998
2-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1997 1912
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Jan–Mar 1998
3-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1959
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1997–Mar 1998
4-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1959
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1979
Ties: 1967
Nov 1997–Mar 1998
5-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1996 2003
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1997
Ties: 2020
Oct 1997–Mar 1998
6-Month
6.97"
(177.04mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1994 1911
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1972
Ties: 1928
Sep 1997–Mar 1998
7-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1994 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1969
Aug 1997–Mar 1998
8-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1993 1924
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Ties: 1976
Jul 1997–Mar 1998
9-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jun 1997–Mar 1998
10-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1916
May 1997–Mar 1998
11-Month
25.57"
(649.48mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Apr 1997–Mar 1998
12-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Ties: 1997
Oct 1996–Mar 1998
18-Month
38.32"
(973.33mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Apr 1996–Mar 1998
24-Month
53.02"
(1,346.71mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1990 1924
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1987
Apr 1995–Mar 1998
36-Month
82.99"
(2,107.95mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1991 1935
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1987
Apr 1994–Mar 1998
48-Month
112.67"
(2,861.82mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
7.12"
(180.85mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1992 1935
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1987
Apr 1993–Mar 1998
60-Month
147.01"
(3,734.05mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
15.03"
(381.76mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/