Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1898
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1977
Ties: 1899, 1923, 1953
Feb–Mar 1898
2-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1951
Jan–Mar 1898
3-Month
4.65"
(118.11mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
Dec 1897–Mar 1898
4-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Nov 1897–Mar 1898
5-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Ties: 1933, 1988
Oct 1897–Mar 1898
6-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Sep 1897–Mar 1898
7-Month
10.66"
(270.76mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-1.98"
(-50.30mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1957
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1897–Mar 1898
8-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1897–Mar 1898
9-Month
17.73"
(450.34mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Jun 1897–Mar 1898
10-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1897–Mar 1898
11-Month
24.12"
(612.65mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Apr 1897–Mar 1898
12-Month
26.93"
(684.02mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Oct 1896–Mar 1898
18-Month
39.14"
(994.16mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
55th Driest Driest to Date 1964
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Apr 1896–Mar 1898
24-Month
62.68"
(1,592.07mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr 1895–Mar 1898
36-Month
87.37"
(2,219.20mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1935
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/