Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1897
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
0.63"
(16.01mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1896 1895
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Feb–Mar 1897
2-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Jan–Mar 1897
3-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1896 1912
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1897
Dec 1896–Mar 1897
4-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Ties: 2009
Nov 1896–Mar 1897
5-Month
8.54"
(216.92mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1897
Oct 1896–Mar 1897
6-Month
11.14"
(282.96mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1963
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1971
Sep 1896–Mar 1897
7-Month
13.53"
(343.66mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1896 1953
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 1896–Mar 1897
8-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Ties: 1942
Jul 1896–Mar 1897
9-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1968
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1901
Jun 1896–Mar 1897
10-Month
21.80"
(553.72mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1896–Mar 1897
11-Month
27.33"
(694.18mm)
23.94"
(608.08mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Apr 1896–Mar 1897
12-Month
32.89"
(835.41mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
6.91"
(175.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Oct 1895–Mar 1897
18-Month
37.88"
(962.15mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
107th Driest Driest to Date 1911
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Ties: 1942
Apr 1895–Mar 1897
24-Month
57.26"
(1,454.40mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
97th Driest Driest to Date 1924
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/