Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, January 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1972
1-Month
0.93"
(23.62mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1975
Dec 1971–Jan 1972
2-Month
1.43"
(36.32mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Nov 1971–Jan 1972
3-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1997
Oct 1971–Jan 1972
4-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
4.69"
(119.13mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Sep 1971–Jan 1972
5-Month
13.26"
(336.80mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
5.72"
(145.28mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1971 1953
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Aug 1971–Jan 1972
6-Month
15.82"
(401.83mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jul 1971–Jan 1972
7-Month
18.89"
(479.81mm)
14.69"
(373.13mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1971–Jan 1972
8-Month
24.55"
(623.57mm)
18.97"
(481.84mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
May 1971–Jan 1972
9-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
22.25"
(565.15mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1971–Jan 1972
10-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
24.39"
(619.51mm)
4.74"
(120.39mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Mar 1971–Jan 1972
11-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
25.73"
(653.54mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1966
Feb 1971–Jan 1972
12-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
26.42"
(671.07mm)
5.39"
(136.90mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Aug 1970–Jan 1972
18-Month
45.73"
(1,161.54mm)
37.62"
(955.55mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1987
Feb 1970–Jan 1972
24-Month
60.22"
(1,529.59mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
7.38"
(187.45mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1987
Feb 1969–Jan 1972
36-Month
81.43"
(2,068.32mm)
79.19"
(2,011.43mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1987
Feb 1968–Jan 1972
48-Month
117.42"
(2,982.47mm)
105.56"
(2,681.22mm)
11.86"
(301.25mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987
Feb 1967–Jan 1972
60-Month
137.78"
(3,499.61mm)
131.99"
(3,352.55mm)
5.79"
(147.06mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1987

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/