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Minnesota, Climate Division 6. East Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1978
1-Month
0.65"
(16.51mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1977
Ties: 1925
Feb–Mar 1978
2-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1969 1912
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1897
Ties: 1934
Jan–Mar 1978
3-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1959 1959
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1897
Dec 1977–Mar 1978
4-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1964 1959
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1897
Nov 1977–Mar 1978
5-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1974 2003
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1897
Oct 1977–Mar 1978
6-Month
7.98"
(202.69mm)
7.41"
(188.21mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1987
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1897
Sep 1977–Mar 1978
7-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
10.54"
(267.72mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1977 1953
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1977–Mar 1978
8-Month
17.89"
(454.41mm)
14.29"
(362.97mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1901
Jul 1977–Mar 1978
9-Month
22.72"
(577.09mm)
18.12"
(460.25mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Jun 1977–Mar 1978
10-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
22.39"
(568.71mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
May 1977–Mar 1978
11-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
25.76"
(654.30mm)
4.68"
(118.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1969
Apr 1977–Mar 1978
12-Month
32.57"
(827.28mm)
27.90"
(708.66mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1969
Oct 1976–Mar 1978
18-Month
38.77"
(984.76mm)
35.34"
(897.64mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1976–Mar 1978
24-Month
49.90"
(1,267.46mm)
55.79"
(1,417.07mm)
-5.89"
(-149.61mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Apr 1975–Mar 1978
36-Month
81.31"
(2,065.27mm)
83.66"
(2,124.96mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Apr 1974–Mar 1978
48-Month
110.06"
(2,795.52mm)
111.55"
(2,833.37mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1977 1933
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2018
Apr 1973–Mar 1978
60-Month
139.70"
(3,548.38mm)
139.49"
(3,543.05mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/