Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1957
1-Month
1.29"
(32.77mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.42"
(-10.66mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1977
Ties: 1971, 2000
Feb–Mar 1957
2-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1958
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1951
Jan–Mar 1957
3-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1958
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1897
Ties: 1968
Dec 1956–Mar 1957
4-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1931 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Nov 1956–Mar 1957
5-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1956–Mar 1957
6-Month
6.74"
(171.20mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-2.52"
(-64.00mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2016
Sep 1956–Mar 1957
7-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-4.51"
(-114.56mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Aug 1956–Mar 1957
8-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-3.66"
(-92.97mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Ties: 2000
Jul 1956–Mar 1957
9-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-3.21"
(-81.53mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Jun 1956–Mar 1957
10-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-3.92"
(-99.56mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
May 1956–Mar 1957
11-Month
23.42"
(594.87mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr 1956–Mar 1957
12-Month
25.61"
(650.49mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Oct 1955–Mar 1957
18-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1964
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Apr 1955–Mar 1957
24-Month
50.96"
(1,294.38mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-8.42"
(-213.87mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Apr 1954–Mar 1957
36-Month
82.23"
(2,088.64mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-6.81"
(-172.98mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Apr 1953–Mar 1957
48-Month
110.39"
(2,803.91mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-8.28"
(-210.31mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Apr 1952–Mar 1957
60-Month
137.76"
(3,499.10mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-10.58"
(-268.74mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 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/