Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.34"
(8.64mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1922
Ties: 2020
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
0.75"
(19.05mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1964 1942
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1969
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.29"
(58.17mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1969
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1897
Ties: 2011
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1971
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
11.89"
(302.01mm)
4.91"
(124.71mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
20.52"
(521.21mm)
15.50"
(393.70mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
24.34"
(618.24mm)
19.58"
(497.33mm)
4.76"
(120.91mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
22.68"
(576.07mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
30.28"
(769.11mm)
24.72"
(627.89mm)
5.56"
(141.22mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
33.03"
(838.96mm)
25.98"
(659.89mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
36.85"
(935.99mm)
34.41"
(874.01mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
49.01"
(1,244.85mm)
51.96"
(1,319.78mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
75.61"
(1,920.49mm)
77.90"
(1,978.66mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
100.91"
(2,563.11mm)
103.83"
(2,637.28mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1977 1937
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
129.36"
(3,285.74mm)
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/