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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, October 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1970
1-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1895, 1952
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1971
Sep–Oct 1970
2-Month
7.11"
(180.59mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1969 1952
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1968
Aug–Oct 1970
3-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
8.28"
(210.31mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1900
Jul–Oct 1970
4-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1900
Jun–Oct 1970
5-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
16.13"
(409.70mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2002
May–Oct 1970
6-Month
19.02"
(483.11mm)
19.44"
(493.78mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2002
Apr–Oct 1970
7-Month
22.29"
(566.17mm)
21.58"
(548.13mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Mar–Oct 1970
8-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
22.92"
(582.17mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Ties: 1945
Feb–Oct 1970
9-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
23.62"
(599.95mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan–Oct 1970
10-Month
23.92"
(607.57mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Dec 1969–Oct 1970
11-Month
25.93"
(658.62mm)
25.12"
(638.05mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1976
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Nov 1969–Oct 1970
12-Month
26.65"
(676.91mm)
26.38"
(670.05mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1969 1910
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2002
May 1969–Oct 1970
18-Month
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1923
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986
Nov 1968–Oct 1970
24-Month
50.16"
(1,274.06mm)
52.81"
(1,341.37mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1967 1988
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986
Nov 1967–Oct 1970
36-Month
82.55"
(2,096.77mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
3.35"
(85.09mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1986
Ties: 1915
Nov 1966–Oct 1970
48-Month
104.47"
(2,653.54mm)
105.54"
(2,680.72mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
Nov 1965–Oct 1970
60-Month
130.16"
(3,306.06mm)
131.89"
(3,350.01mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1986

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 7, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/