Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
0.88"
(22.35mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1895
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1977
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1979
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1912
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1897
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1958
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1969
Ties: 1926
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
4.68"
(118.87mm)
4.83"
(122.68mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1897
Ties: 2002
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
6.77"
(171.96mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1973 1963
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1971
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
11.88"
(301.75mm)
9.68"
(245.87mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1953
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1901
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
16.76"
(425.70mm)
3.11"
(79.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1968
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Ties: 1952
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
22.68"
(576.07mm)
20.84"
(529.34mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
23.94"
(608.08mm)
2.19"
(55.62mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
27.78"
(705.61mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
34.46"
(875.28mm)
32.77"
(832.36mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
55.10"
(1,399.54mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
83.59"
(2,123.19mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
5.69"
(144.53mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
112.32"
(2,852.93mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1973 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
136.29"
(3,461.77mm)
129.81"
(3,297.17mm)
6.48"
(164.60mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/