Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 7. Southwest

Precipitation Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1977
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
3.14"
(79.76mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1977
Ties: 1953
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1939 2015
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1979
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1934 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1969
Ties: 1924
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
9.32"
(236.73mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1913 1968
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
12.67"
(321.82mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1926 2012
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
13.67"
(347.22mm)
16.15"
(410.21mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
18.69"
(474.73mm)
20.38"
(517.65mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1938 2013
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
21.46"
(545.08mm)
23.72"
(602.49mm)
-2.26"
(-57.41mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1938 1959
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
23.18"
(588.77mm)
26.03"
(661.16mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1937 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
27.68"
(703.07mm)
32.46"
(824.48mm)
-4.78"
(-121.41mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1937 1959
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
52.12"
(1,323.85mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1990
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
76.71"
(1,948.43mm)
78.18"
(1,985.77mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1939 1913
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2020
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
95.81"
(2,433.57mm)
104.23"
(2,647.44mm)
-8.42"
(-213.87mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
120.82"
(3,068.83mm)
130.33"
(3,310.38mm)
-9.51"
(-241.55mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1939 1926
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/