Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1952
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1950 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1977
Feb–Mar 1952
2-Month
2.90"
(73.66mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1947 1958
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Ties: 1921, 1997
Jan–Mar 1952
3-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1948 1958
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1897
Dec 1951–Mar 1952
4-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 1958
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Nov 1951–Mar 1952
5-Month
7.74"
(196.60mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 2003
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Ties: 1969
Oct 1951–Mar 1952
6-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2016
Sep 1951–Mar 1952
7-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1951 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Aug 1951–Mar 1952
8-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1951–Mar 1952
9-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Jun 1951–Mar 1952
10-Month
28.23"
(717.04mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
4.42"
(112.27mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
May 1951–Mar 1952
11-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Apr 1951–Mar 1952
12-Month
34.97"
(888.24mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
5.27"
(133.86mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Ties: 2009
Oct 1950–Mar 1952
18-Month
45.33"
(1,151.38mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1951 1964
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1950–Mar 1952
24-Month
65.19"
(1,655.83mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
5.81"
(147.58mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Apr 1949–Mar 1952
36-Month
93.98"
(2,387.09mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
4.94"
(125.47mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2020
Apr 1948–Mar 1952
48-Month
120.33"
(3,056.38mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1951 1937
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Apr 1947–Mar 1952
60-Month
151.73"
(3,853.94mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/