Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1963
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1895
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1977
Ties: 2000
Feb–Mar 1963
2-Month
1.76"
(44.70mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1961 1958
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1979
Jan–Mar 1963
3-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1961 1912
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1897
Ties: 1970
Dec 1962–Mar 1963
4-Month
2.47"
(62.74mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1959 1958
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1969
Nov 1962–Mar 1963
5-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2003
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1897
Oct 1962–Mar 1963
6-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
-3.01"
(-76.46mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1963
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1971
Sep 1962–Mar 1963
7-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
-2.89"
(-73.40mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1953 1953
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Aug 1962–Mar 1963
8-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
-2.79"
(-70.86mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Ties: 2015
Jul 1962–Mar 1963
9-Month
16.06"
(407.92mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1961 1968
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Jun 1962–Mar 1963
10-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1962 1911
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May 1962–Mar 1963
11-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
23.94"
(608.08mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1962 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Apr 1962–Mar 1963
12-Month
27.19"
(690.63mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1962 1911
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1969
Oct 1961–Mar 1963
18-Month
33.84"
(859.54mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1962 1911
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Apr 1961–Mar 1963
24-Month
51.41"
(1,305.81mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1962 1924
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Apr 1960–Mar 1963
36-Month
76.02"
(1,930.91mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1962 1935
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020
Apr 1959–Mar 1963
48-Month
102.31"
(2,598.67mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2020
Apr 1958–Mar 1963
60-Month
122.94"
(3,122.68mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
-6.87"
(-174.49mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/