Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1960
1-Month
0.94"
(23.88mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1977
Feb–Mar 1960
2-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1951
Ties: 1925
Jan–Mar 1960
3-Month
3.38"
(85.85mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1897
Ties: 1914
Dec 1959–Mar 1960
4-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1958
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 1905, 1993
Nov 1959–Mar 1960
5-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 2003
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 2014
Oct 1959–Mar 1960
6-Month
10.21"
(259.33mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2016
Sep 1959–Mar 1960
7-Month
14.17"
(359.92mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Aug 1959–Mar 1960
8-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
3.47"
(88.13mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1959–Mar 1960
9-Month
22.76"
(578.10mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1959–Mar 1960
10-Month
25.90"
(657.86mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
2.09"
(53.09mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
May 1959–Mar 1960
11-Month
31.05"
(788.67mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Apr 1959–Mar 1960
12-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.44"
(87.38mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Oct 1958–Mar 1960
18-Month
41.09"
(1,043.69mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1964
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Apr 1958–Mar 1960
24-Month
58.97"
(1,497.84mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1957–Mar 1960
36-Month
88.03"
(2,235.96mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1959 1935
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Apr 1956–Mar 1960
48-Month
113.64"
(2,886.46mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-5.03"
(-127.76mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1959 1937
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1955–Mar 1960
60-Month
138.99"
(3,530.35mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-9.35"
(-237.49mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/