Climate at a Glance

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Minnesota, Climate Division 5. Central

Precipitation Rankings, March 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1997
1-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1996 1910
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Ties: 1924, 2018
Feb–Mar 1997
2-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1996 1912
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1965
Ties: 1999, 2003
Jan–Mar 1997
3-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1959
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1979
Dec 1996–Mar 1997
4-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1959
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1979
Nov 1996–Mar 1997
5-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1996 2003
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1997
Oct 1996–Mar 1997
6-Month
11.81"
(299.97mm)
6.72"
(170.69mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1972
Sep 1996–Mar 1997
7-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1969
Aug 1996–Mar 1997
8-Month
16.19"
(411.23mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1924
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1907, 1979
Jul 1996–Mar 1997
9-Month
19.07"
(484.38mm)
16.72"
(424.69mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Jun 1996–Mar 1997
10-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
21.01"
(533.65mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
May 1996–Mar 1997
11-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
24.29"
(616.97mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1995 1911
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Apr 1996–Mar 1997
12-Month
26.51"
(673.35mm)
26.43"
(671.32mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Ties: 1998
Oct 1995–Mar 1997
18-Month
35.11"
(891.79mm)
33.19"
(843.03mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2011
Apr 1995–Mar 1997
24-Month
56.48"
(1,434.59mm)
52.84"
(1,342.14mm)
3.64"
(92.45mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1991 1924
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1987
Apr 1994–Mar 1997
36-Month
86.16"
(2,188.46mm)
79.20"
(2,011.68mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1991 1935
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1987
Apr 1993–Mar 1997
48-Month
120.50"
(3,060.70mm)
105.55"
(2,680.97mm)
14.95"
(379.73mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1935
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1987
Apr 1992–Mar 1997
60-Month
145.34"
(3,691.64mm)
131.98"
(3,352.29mm)
13.36"
(339.35mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 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/