Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1947
1-Month
3.19"
(81.03mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1946 1987
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1896
Mar–Apr 1947
2-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1896
Feb–Apr 1947
3-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1896
Jan–Apr 1947
4-Month
4.77"
(121.16mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1896
Ties: 1989
Dec 1946–Apr 1947
5-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1959
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1896
Ties: 1993
Nov 1946–Apr 1947
6-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 1987
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2001
Oct 1946–Apr 1947
7-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1946 1926, 1987
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2001
Sep 1946–Apr 1947
8-Month
15.32"
(389.13mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1946 1959
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2011
Aug 1946–Apr 1947
9-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
2.23"
(56.65mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Jul 1946–Apr 1947
10-Month
19.76"
(501.90mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jun 1946–Apr 1947
11-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
22.89"
(581.41mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1946 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
May 1946–Apr 1947
12-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
25.99"
(660.15mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1946 1911
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Ties: 1896
Nov 1945–Apr 1947
18-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
32.87"
(834.90mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1946 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2017
May 1945–Apr 1947
24-Month
53.48"
(1,358.39mm)
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
May 1944–Apr 1947
36-Month
85.64"
(2,175.26mm)
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 1935
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
May 1943–Apr 1947
48-Month
112.40"
(2,854.96mm)
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
8.55"
(217.17mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1946 1933
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
May 1942–Apr 1947
60-Month
140.08"
(3,558.03mm)
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
10.30"
(261.62mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 10, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/