Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 2003

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2003
1-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1965
Feb–Mar 2003
2-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1999 1912
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1965
Ties: 1997, 1999
Jan–Mar 2003
3-Month
1.73"
(43.94mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1959
105th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1979
Dec 2002–Mar 2003
4-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-1.56"
(-39.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1987 1959
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1979
Ties: 2015
Nov 2002–Mar 2003
5-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2003
126th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1997
Oct 2002–Mar 2003
6-Month
5.67"
(144.02mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1972
Sep 2002–Mar 2003
7-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 1969
Aug 2002–Mar 2003
8-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Jul 2002–Mar 2003
9-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jun 2002–Mar 2003
10-Month
27.91"
(708.91mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
May 2002–Mar 2003
11-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Apr 2002–Mar 2003
12-Month
33.65"
(854.71mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
7.22"
(183.39mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Oct 2001–Mar 2003
18-Month
40.87"
(1,038.10mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2011
Apr 2001–Mar 2003
24-Month
62.14"
(1,578.36mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2002 1924
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1987
Apr 2000–Mar 2003
36-Month
88.02"
(2,235.71mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
8.82"
(224.03mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 1935
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1987
Apr 1999–Mar 2003
48-Month
116.73"
(2,964.94mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
11.18"
(283.97mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2002 1935
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1987
Apr 1998–Mar 2003
60-Month
144.72"
(3,675.89mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2002 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 18, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/