Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1960 1895
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1977
Ties: 1900, 1987
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1979
Ties: 1956
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1960 1912
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1897
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1969
Ties: 1934
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1960 2003
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1897
Ties: 1947
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1971
Ties: 1940
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1953
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1901
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1968
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1901
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
21.59"
(548.39mm)
23.94"
(608.08mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
24.61"
(625.09mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1969
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
30.28"
(769.11mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
50.90"
(1,292.86mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1924
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
71.53"
(1,816.86mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
99.84"
(2,535.94mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
-3.99"
(-101.34mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
123.46"
(3,135.88mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/