Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1951
1-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Feb–Mar 1951
2-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1951
Jan–Mar 1951
3-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1897
Dec 1950–Mar 1951
4-Month
7.28"
(184.91mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 1950–Mar 1951
5-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1950 2003
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Ties: 2009
Oct 1950–Mar 1951
6-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Sep 1950–Mar 1951
7-Month
12.87"
(326.90mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1950–Mar 1951
8-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.96"
(-24.39mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jul 1950–Mar 1951
9-Month
19.54"
(496.32mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jun 1950–Mar 1951
10-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1950–Mar 1951
11-Month
27.18"
(690.37mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1936
Apr 1950–Mar 1951
12-Month
30.22"
(767.59mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Oct 1949–Mar 1951
18-Month
40.72"
(1,034.29mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1950 1964
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Apr 1949–Mar 1951
24-Month
59.01"
(1,498.85mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Apr 1948–Mar 1951
36-Month
85.36"
(2,168.14mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-3.68"
(-93.48mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1939 1935
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Apr 1947–Mar 1951
48-Month
116.76"
(2,965.70mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-1.91"
(-48.52mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr 1946–Mar 1951
60-Month
144.77"
(3,677.16mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-3.57"
(-90.68mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/