Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1929
1-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1928 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1977
Feb–Mar 1929
2-Month
2.40"
(60.96mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1925 1958
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1951
Jan–Mar 1929
3-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1928 1958
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1897
Dec 1928–Mar 1929
4-Month
5.47"
(138.94mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1928 1958
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2016
Ties: 1954
Nov 1928–Mar 1929
5-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1928 2003
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2016
Ties: 1974
Oct 1928–Mar 1929
6-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Sep 1928–Mar 1929
7-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2020
Aug 1928–Mar 1929
8-Month
19.73"
(501.14mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
3.54"
(89.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1928–Mar 1929
9-Month
23.64"
(600.46mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2017
Jun 1928–Mar 1929
10-Month
28.17"
(715.52mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
May 1928–Mar 1929
11-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Apr 1928–Mar 1929
12-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Ties: 2005
Oct 1927–Mar 1929
18-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1928 1964
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020
Apr 1927–Mar 1929
24-Month
61.11"
(1,552.19mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Apr 1926–Mar 1929
36-Month
91.59"
(2,326.39mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1928 1935
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Apr 1925–Mar 1929
48-Month
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Ties: 1966
Apr 1924–Mar 1929
60-Month
146.04"
(3,709.42mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/