Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of November 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1970

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1970
1-Month
0.28"
(7.11mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1922
Jan–Feb 1970
2-Month
0.79"
(20.07mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1964 1942
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Ties: 1913
Dec 1969–Feb 1970
3-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Nov 1969–Feb 1970
4-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1968 2003
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
Ties: 1921
Oct 1969–Feb 1970
5-Month
5.80"
(147.32mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1968 1963
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1971
Ties: 1995
Sep 1969–Feb 1970
6-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Aug 1969–Feb 1970
7-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1933
Jul 1969–Feb 1970
8-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1969–Feb 1970
9-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1949
May 1969–Feb 1970
10-Month
20.84"
(529.34mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1957
Apr 1969–Feb 1970
11-Month
22.69"
(576.33mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Mar 1969–Feb 1970
12-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Sep 1968–Feb 1970
18-Month
37.65"
(956.31mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Mar 1968–Feb 1970
24-Month
59.12"
(1,501.65mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1969 1935
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2017
Mar 1967–Feb 1970
36-Month
78.92"
(2,004.57mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1965 1935
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1966–Feb 1970
48-Month
104.46"
(2,653.28mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1965–Feb 1970
60-Month
138.10"
(3,507.74mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/