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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
1.67"
(42.42mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1965
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1972 1912
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1965
Ties: 1898
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1970 1959
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1979
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1959
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1979
Ties: 1920
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1997
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Ties: 1935
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1969
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1970 1924
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
28.31"
(719.07mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
4.02"
(102.10mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
30.42"
(772.67mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
43.11"
(1,094.99mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
9.92"
(251.96mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1971 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
61.59"
(1,564.39mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1924
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1987
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
91.40"
(2,321.56mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1987
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
112.45"
(2,856.23mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
6.90"
(175.26mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 1935
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1987
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
148.60"
(3,774.44mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
16.62"
(422.15mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/