Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, July 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1972
1-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
Jun–Jul 1972
2-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
7.71"
(195.83mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1897
May–Jul 1972
3-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Apr–Jul 1972
4-Month
14.22"
(361.19mm)
12.88"
(327.15mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Ties: 1963
Mar–Jul 1972
5-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
14.15"
(359.41mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Feb–Jul 1972
6-Month
16.06"
(407.92mm)
14.84"
(376.94mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Jan–Jul 1972
7-Month
17.01"
(432.05mm)
15.63"
(397.00mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1993
Ties: 1951
Dec 1971–Jul 1972
8-Month
17.68"
(449.07mm)
16.44"
(417.58mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1993
Nov 1971–Jul 1972
9-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
17.72"
(450.09mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1897
Oct 1971–Jul 1972
10-Month
25.49"
(647.45mm)
19.65"
(499.11mm)
5.84"
(148.34mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1999
Sep 1971–Jul 1972
11-Month
28.50"
(723.90mm)
22.57"
(573.28mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Aug 1971–Jul 1972
12-Month
30.59"
(776.99mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1971 1988
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2011
Ties: 2001
Feb 1971–Jul 1972
18-Month
45.21"
(1,148.33mm)
40.82"
(1,036.83mm)
4.39"
(111.50mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Ties: 2000
Aug 1970–Jul 1972
24-Month
58.57"
(1,487.68mm)
52.04"
(1,321.82mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2011
Aug 1969–Jul 1972
36-Month
82.91"
(2,105.91mm)
78.00"
(1,981.20mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Aug 1968–Jul 1972
48-Month
113.15"
(2,874.01mm)
103.91"
(2,639.31mm)
9.24"
(234.70mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Aug 1967–Jul 1972
60-Month
138.64"
(3,521.46mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
8.81"
(223.78mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/