Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
1.50"
(38.10mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1922
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Ties: 1909, 1996, 2019
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1897
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
4.84"
(122.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1970 1963
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1971
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
13.30"
(337.82mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
21.27"
(540.26mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
2.16"
(54.87mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
27.73"
(704.34mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
29.01"
(736.85mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
37.27"
(946.66mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
52.25"
(1,327.15mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1935
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2017
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
88.13"
(2,238.50mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
10.23"
(259.84mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
107.93"
(2,741.42mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
133.47"
(3,390.14mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 5, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/