Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1899
1-Month
2.00"
(50.80mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1898 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1977
Ties: 1898, 1923, 1953
Feb–Mar 1899
2-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1951
Jan–Mar 1899
3-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1897
Dec 1898–Mar 1899
4-Month
4.54"
(115.32mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
34th Driest Driest to Date 1958
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Nov 1898–Mar 1899
5-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 2003
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Oct 1898–Mar 1899
6-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Sep 1898–Mar 1899
7-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1898 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Aug 1898–Mar 1899
8-Month
15.21"
(386.33mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1898–Mar 1899
9-Month
17.80"
(452.12mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Jun 1898–Mar 1899
10-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
May 1898–Mar 1899
11-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Apr 1898–Mar 1899
12-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Oct 1897–Mar 1899
18-Month
35.79"
(909.07mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1964
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Apr 1897–Mar 1899
24-Month
53.88"
(1,368.55mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-5.50"
(-139.70mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Apr 1896–Mar 1899
36-Month
89.63"
(2,276.60mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1898 1935
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1895–Mar 1899
48-Month
114.32"
(2,903.73mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1937
93rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/