Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1938
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1977
Ties: 1946, 2006
Feb–Mar 1938
2-Month
3.85"
(97.79mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1937 1958
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1951
Jan–Mar 1938
3-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1937 1958
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
Dec 1937–Mar 1938
4-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1937 1958
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2016
Nov 1937–Mar 1938
5-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1937 2003
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Oct 1937–Mar 1938
6-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Ties: 1948
Sep 1937–Mar 1938
7-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1936 1957
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1915
Aug 1937–Mar 1938
8-Month
15.71"
(399.03mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jul 1937–Mar 1938
9-Month
18.81"
(477.77mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2017
Jun 1937–Mar 1938
10-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Ties: 1989
May 1937–Mar 1938
11-Month
25.30"
(642.62mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Apr 1937–Mar 1938
12-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1937 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Oct 1936–Mar 1938
18-Month
37.52"
(953.01mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1937 1964
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2017
Apr 1936–Mar 1938
24-Month
52.41"
(1,331.21mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-6.97"
(-177.04mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2017
Apr 1935–Mar 1938
36-Month
81.65"
(2,073.91mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Apr 1934–Mar 1938
48-Month
108.44"
(2,754.38mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-10.23"
(-259.84mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Apr 1933–Mar 1938
60-Month
131.84"
(3,348.74mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-16.50"
(-419.10mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/