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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1988
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1987 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1965
Feb–Mar 1988
2-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1912
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1965
Jan–Mar 1988
3-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1959
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Ties: 2020
Dec 1987–Mar 1988
4-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1987 1959
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1979
Nov 1987–Mar 1988
5-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1987 2003
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1997
Ties: 1974
Oct 1987–Mar 1988
6-Month
5.36"
(136.14mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1987 1911
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1972
Sep 1987–Mar 1988
7-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1969
Ties: 1958
Aug 1987–Mar 1988
8-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
-2.71"
(-68.84mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1924
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jul 1987–Mar 1988
9-Month
15.69"
(398.53mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Jun 1987–Mar 1988
10-Month
17.82"
(452.63mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
May 1987–Mar 1988
11-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Ties: 2022
Apr 1987–Mar 1988
12-Month
20.99"
(533.15mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Oct 1986–Mar 1988
18-Month
24.45"
(621.03mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
-8.74"
(-222.00mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Apr 1986–Mar 1988
24-Month
55.80"
(1,417.32mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1982 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 1985–Mar 1988
36-Month
88.81"
(2,255.77mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
9.61"
(244.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1983 1935
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 1984–Mar 1988
48-Month
121.58"
(3,088.13mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1984 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987
Apr 1983–Mar 1988
60-Month
152.27"
(3,867.66mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
20.29"
(515.37mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Divisional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/