Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1922
Ties: 1932
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
4.23"
(107.44mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1897
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1970 1963
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
15.14"
(384.56mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1997
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
23.26"
(590.80mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 1966
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
3.31"
(84.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
27.26"
(692.40mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Ties: 1909
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Ties: 1986
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
57.27"
(1,454.66mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
80.51"
(2,044.95mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
116.39"
(2,956.31mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
12.56"
(319.03mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
136.19"
(3,459.23mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
6.36"
(161.55mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/