Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1917
1-Month
1.84"
(46.74mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.13"
(3.31mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1915 1910
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1977
Ties: 1922
Feb–Mar 1917
2-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1958
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1951
Jan–Mar 1917
3-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1914 1958
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1897
Dec 1916–Mar 1917
4-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1914 1958
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Ties: 2014
Nov 1916–Mar 1917
5-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1915 2003
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Oct 1916–Mar 1917
6-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Sep 1916–Mar 1917
7-Month
12.26"
(311.40mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Aug 1916–Mar 1917
8-Month
15.45"
(392.43mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1916–Mar 1917
9-Month
17.42"
(442.47mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1944
Jun 1916–Mar 1917
10-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
May 1916–Mar 1917
11-Month
26.50"
(673.10mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Apr 1916–Mar 1917
12-Month
29.15"
(740.41mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Oct 1915–Mar 1917
18-Month
39.18"
(995.17mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1915 1964
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1915–Mar 1917
24-Month
62.20"
(1,579.88mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
2.82"
(71.63mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1914–Mar 1917
36-Month
92.55"
(2,350.77mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.51"
(89.15mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1916 1935
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2020
Apr 1913–Mar 1917
48-Month
120.55"
(3,061.97mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1912–Mar 1917
60-Month
150.02"
(3,810.51mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/