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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, October 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1940
1-Month
2.92"
(74.17mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1939 1895, 1952
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1971
Sep–Oct 1940
2-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1939 1952
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1968
Aug–Oct 1940
3-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1900
Jul–Oct 1940
4-Month
11.58"
(294.13mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1900
Ties: 1998
Jun–Oct 1940
5-Month
15.42"
(391.67mm)
16.13"
(409.70mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2002
May–Oct 1940
6-Month
17.35"
(440.69mm)
19.44"
(493.78mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2002
Apr–Oct 1940
7-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
21.58"
(548.13mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1936 1976
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1986
Mar–Oct 1940
8-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1986
Feb–Oct 1940
9-Month
22.75"
(577.85mm)
23.62"
(599.95mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jan–Oct 1940
10-Month
23.09"
(586.49mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1986
Ties: 1959
Dec 1939–Oct 1940
11-Month
23.38"
(593.85mm)
25.12"
(638.05mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Nov 1939–Oct 1940
12-Month
23.40"
(594.36mm)
26.38"
(670.05mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2002
May 1939–Oct 1940
18-Month
41.25"
(1,047.75mm)
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
-4.62"
(-117.35mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1937 1923
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1986
Nov 1938–Oct 1940
24-Month
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
52.81"
(1,341.37mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1988
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1986
Ties: 1929
Nov 1937–Oct 1940
36-Month
76.37"
(1,939.80mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
-2.83"
(-71.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1986
Nov 1936–Oct 1940
48-Month
104.00"
(2,641.60mm)
105.54"
(2,680.72mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1986
Nov 1935–Oct 1940
60-Month
121.99"
(3,098.55mm)
131.89"
(3,350.01mm)
-9.90"
(-251.46mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 24, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/