Climate at a Glance

Divisional Rankings

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2020
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1965
Feb–Mar 2020
2-Month
1.70"
(43.18mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1912
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1965
Ties: 1939
Jan–Mar 2020
3-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1959
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1979
Ties: 1988
Dec 2019–Mar 2020
4-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1959
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1979
Nov 2019–Mar 2020
5-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2018 2003
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1997
Ties: 1998
Oct 2019–Mar 2020
6-Month
8.91"
(226.31mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2018 1911
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1972
Sep 2019–Mar 2020
7-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
5.78"
(146.81mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1969
Aug 2019–Mar 2020
8-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
5.61"
(142.49mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1924
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Jul 2019–Mar 2020
9-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
Jun 2019–Mar 2020
10-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
May 2019–Mar 2020
11-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
8.37"
(212.59mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Apr 2019–Mar 2020
12-Month
35.78"
(908.81mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Oct 2018–Mar 2020
18-Month
45.28"
(1,150.11mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
12.09"
(307.08mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
Apr 2018–Mar 2020
24-Month
66.80"
(1,696.72mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
13.96"
(354.58mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1924
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 2017–Mar 2020
36-Month
98.00"
(2,489.20mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
18.80"
(477.52mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 2016–Mar 2020
48-Month
130.79"
(3,322.07mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
25.24"
(641.10mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1935
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 2015–Mar 2020
60-Month
161.47"
(4,101.34mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
29.49"
(749.05mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2021, retrieved on June 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/