Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1903
1-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1977
Feb–Mar 1903
2-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1902 1958
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1951
Ties: 2006
Jan–Mar 1903
3-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1902 1958
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1897
Ties: 1959, 1992, 1999
Dec 1902–Mar 1903
4-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2016
Ties: 1977
Nov 1902–Mar 1903
5-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1902 2003
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Oct 1902–Mar 1903
6-Month
10.11"
(256.79mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1902 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2016
Sep 1902–Mar 1903
7-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Aug 1902–Mar 1903
8-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Jul 1902–Mar 1903
9-Month
22.80"
(579.12mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2017
Jun 1902–Mar 1903
10-Month
27.31"
(693.67mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
May 1902–Mar 1903
11-Month
32.13"
(816.10mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1902–Mar 1903
12-Month
33.84"
(859.54mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Oct 1901–Mar 1903
18-Month
41.40"
(1,051.56mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1902 1964
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2017
Apr 1901–Mar 1903
24-Month
58.52"
(1,486.41mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2017
Apr 1900–Mar 1903
36-Month
91.44"
(2,322.58mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1902 1935
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1899–Mar 1903
48-Month
121.27"
(3,080.26mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1902 1937
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1898–Mar 1903
60-Month
148.22"
(3,764.79mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Ties: 1978

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/