Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1961
1-Month
2.54"
(64.52mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1960 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1977
Feb–Mar 1961
2-Month
3.72"
(94.49mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Ties: 1948
Jan–Mar 1961
3-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1897
Dec 1960–Mar 1961
4-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1958
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Nov 1960–Mar 1961
5-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1958 2003
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Oct 1960–Mar 1961
6-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Sep 1960–Mar 1961
7-Month
11.23"
(285.24mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1902
Aug 1960–Mar 1961
8-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Mar 1961
9-Month
18.68"
(474.47mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1960–Mar 1961
10-Month
22.57"
(573.28mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Mar 1961
11-Month
27.42"
(696.47mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Apr 1960–Mar 1961
12-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Oct 1959–Mar 1961
18-Month
40.96"
(1,040.38mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1959 1964
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Apr 1959–Mar 1961
24-Month
63.89"
(1,622.81mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
4.51"
(114.56mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Apr 1958–Mar 1961
36-Month
89.72"
(2,278.89mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1935
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Apr 1957–Mar 1961
48-Month
118.78"
(3,017.01mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1937
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Apr 1956–Mar 1961
60-Month
144.39"
(3,667.51mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
88th 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 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/