Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1897
1-Month
2.36"
(59.94mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1910
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Feb–Mar 1897
2-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 1951
Ties: 1953
Jan–Mar 1897
3-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1897
Dec 1896–Mar 1897
4-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1896–Mar 1897
5-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1896–Mar 1897
6-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1896–Mar 1897
7-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
3.17"
(80.51mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1992
Aug 1896–Mar 1897
8-Month
18.95"
(481.33mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–Mar 1897
9-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
24th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 1896–Mar 1897
10-Month
25.95"
(659.13mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Mar 1897
11-Month
31.04"
(788.42mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1896–Mar 1897
12-Month
35.75"
(908.05mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 1895–Mar 1897
18-Month
42.62"
(1,082.55mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
94th Driest Driest to Date 1964
30th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr 1895–Mar 1897
24-Month
60.44"
(1,535.18mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 1931
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/