Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Minnesota

Precipitation Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1973 1987
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
3.36"
(85.34mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1973 1959
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 1983
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1973 1959
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1896
Ties: 2002
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
4.79"
(121.67mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1973 1959
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1896
Ties: 1901, 1992
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
5.60"
(142.24mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1973 1959
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1896
Ties: 1998
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1987
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
8.81"
(223.77mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1973 1926, 1987
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2001
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
14.36"
(364.74mm)
11.73"
(297.94mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1959
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
18.23"
(463.04mm)
15.21"
(386.33mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
18.81"
(477.77mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2011
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
22.89"
(581.41mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Ties: 1942
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
25.99"
(660.15mm)
2.62"
(66.54mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2011
Ties: 1901
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
34.95"
(887.73mm)
32.87"
(834.90mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2017
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
55.65"
(1,413.51mm)
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1931
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
84.80"
(2,153.92mm)
77.92"
(1,979.17mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1973 1935
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
111.91"
(2,842.51mm)
103.85"
(2,637.79mm)
8.06"
(204.72mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1933
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
136.92"
(3,477.77mm)
129.78"
(3,296.41mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 9, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/