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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1972
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1965
Feb–Mar 1972
2-Month
2.04"
(51.82mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1912
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1965
Jan–Mar 1972
3-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1979
Dec 1971–Mar 1972
4-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1968 1959
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1979
Ties: 1927, 1942
Nov 1971–Mar 1972
5-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1997
Oct 1971–Mar 1972
6-Month
12.69"
(322.33mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
5.97"
(151.64mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1972
Sep 1971–Mar 1972
7-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Aug 1971–Mar 1972
8-Month
17.86"
(453.64mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
4.67"
(118.61mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jul 1971–Mar 1972
9-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1971–Mar 1972
10-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
5.58"
(141.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
May 1971–Mar 1972
11-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
5.34"
(135.63mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Apr 1971–Mar 1972
12-Month
31.17"
(791.72mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Oct 1970–Mar 1972
18-Month
43.59"
(1,107.19mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Apr 1970–Mar 1972
24-Month
60.98"
(1,548.89mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
8.14"
(206.75mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1971 1924
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1987
Apr 1969–Mar 1972
36-Month
82.03"
(2,083.56mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1987
Apr 1968–Mar 1972
48-Month
118.18"
(3,001.77mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
12.63"
(320.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1987
Apr 1967–Mar 1972
60-Month
138.26"
(3,511.80mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
6.28"
(159.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/