Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1900
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1896 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1977
Feb–Mar 1900
2-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1951
Ties: 1933
Jan–Mar 1900
3-Month
3.71"
(94.23mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1897
Dec 1899–Mar 1900
4-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1899 1958
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Nov 1899–Mar 1900
5-Month
6.23"
(158.24mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1899 2003
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Oct 1899–Mar 1900
6-Month
8.97"
(227.84mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-0.29"
(-7.36mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2016
Sep 1899–Mar 1900
7-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1957
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2020
Ties: 1970
Aug 1899–Mar 1900
8-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1949
Jul 1899–Mar 1900
9-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Jun 1899–Mar 1900
10-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1899–Mar 1900
11-Month
27.84"
(707.14mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Apr 1899–Mar 1900
12-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Ties: 2010
Oct 1898–Mar 1900
18-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1899 1964
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Ties: 1933
Apr 1898–Mar 1900
24-Month
56.78"
(1,442.21mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1899 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2020
Apr 1897–Mar 1900
36-Month
83.71"
(2,126.23mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-5.33"
(-135.39mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1935
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2020
Apr 1896–Mar 1900
48-Month
119.46"
(3,034.28mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1899 1937
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1895–Mar 1900
60-Month
144.15"
(3,661.41mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
31st Driest Driest to Date 1934
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/