Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1895
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Ties: 1965
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1979
Ties: 1977
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1950 1912
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1950 2003
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1897
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
8.41"
(213.61mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1963
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1971
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1950 1953
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1969
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
12.90"
(327.66mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1901
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
16.46"
(418.08mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1949 1968
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
23.94"
(608.08mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1969
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
35.43"
(899.92mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1950 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 2016
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
53.20"
(1,351.28mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1924
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
76.78"
(1,950.21mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1935
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
103.55"
(2,630.17mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
129.94"
(3,300.48mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/