Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1946
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1977
Ties: 1938, 2006
Feb–Mar 1946
2-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1951
Ties: 1913, 1942
Jan–Mar 1946
3-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1945 1958
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1897
Ties: 1973
Dec 1945–Mar 1946
4-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1958
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2016
Nov 1945–Mar 1946
5-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1945 2003
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Oct 1945–Mar 1946
6-Month
9.41"
(239.01mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1945 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1945–Mar 1946
7-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1945–Mar 1946
8-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1945–Mar 1946
9-Month
20.49"
(520.45mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Ties: 1972
Jun 1945–Mar 1946
10-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1945–Mar 1946
11-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Apr 1945–Mar 1946
12-Month
32.67"
(829.82mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Oct 1944–Mar 1946
18-Month
40.68"
(1,033.27mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1945 1964
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Apr 1944–Mar 1946
24-Month
64.01"
(1,625.85mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
4.63"
(117.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Apr 1943–Mar 1946
36-Month
93.45"
(2,373.63mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1945 1935
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2019
Apr 1942–Mar 1946
48-Month
125.82"
(3,195.83mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Apr 1941–Mar 1946
60-Month
159.17"
(4,042.92mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
10.83"
(275.08mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 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/