Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1962
1-Month
1.22"
(30.99mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1960 1910
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1977
Feb–Mar 1962
2-Month
3.03"
(76.96mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1958
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1951
Ties: 2018
Jan–Mar 1962
3-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 1958
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1897
Ties: 1943
Dec 1961–Mar 1962
4-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1958
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 2001
Nov 1961–Mar 1962
5-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1961 2003
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2016
Oct 1961–Mar 1962
6-Month
9.97"
(253.24mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Sep 1961–Mar 1962
7-Month
15.56"
(395.22mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
2.92"
(74.16mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Aug 1961–Mar 1962
8-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1961–Mar 1962
9-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1961–Mar 1962
10-Month
25.04"
(636.02mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1961–Mar 1962
11-Month
27.63"
(701.80mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Apr 1961–Mar 1962
12-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
Oct 1960–Mar 1962
18-Month
38.19"
(970.03mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 1964
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
Apr 1960–Mar 1962
24-Month
60.72"
(1,542.29mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
Ties: 2014
Apr 1959–Mar 1962
36-Month
93.86"
(2,384.04mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
4.82"
(122.42mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1961 1935
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Apr 1958–Mar 1962
48-Month
119.69"
(3,040.13mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1937
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1957–Mar 1962
60-Month
148.75"
(3,778.25mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/