Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1949
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1977
Feb–Mar 1949
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1958
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1951
Ties: 1939
Jan–Mar 1949
3-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1948 1958
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1897
Dec 1948–Mar 1949
4-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1948 1958
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Nov 1948–Mar 1949
5-Month
9.31"
(236.47mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1948 2003
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2016
Oct 1948–Mar 1949
6-Month
10.53"
(267.46mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1948–Mar 1949
7-Month
12.24"
(310.90mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1957
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 2013
Aug 1948–Mar 1949
8-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1900
Jul 1948–Mar 1949
9-Month
18.18"
(461.77mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Jun 1948–Mar 1949
10-Month
21.68"
(550.67mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
May 1948–Mar 1949
11-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Apr 1948–Mar 1949
12-Month
26.35"
(669.29mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Oct 1947–Mar 1949
18-Month
35.93"
(912.62mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1941 1964
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Apr 1947–Mar 1949
24-Month
57.75"
(1,466.85mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Apr 1946–Mar 1949
36-Month
85.76"
(2,178.30mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-3.28"
(-83.32mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1939 1935
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Apr 1945–Mar 1949
48-Month
118.43"
(3,008.12mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Apr 1944–Mar 1949
60-Month
149.77"
(3,804.16mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/