Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1974
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1977
Ties: 1940
Feb–Mar 1974
2-Month
2.58"
(65.53mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1951
Jan–Mar 1974
3-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1897
Ties: 1924
Dec 1973–Mar 1974
4-Month
5.55"
(140.97mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Nov 1973–Mar 1974
5-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 2003
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Ties: 1929
Oct 1973–Mar 1974
6-Month
10.26"
(260.60mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Sep 1973–Mar 1974
7-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 2006
Aug 1973–Mar 1974
8-Month
18.06"
(458.72mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
1.87"
(47.49mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Mar 1974
9-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Jun 1973–Mar 1974
10-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 2001
May 1973–Mar 1974
11-Month
30.16"
(766.06mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
2.96"
(75.18mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1973–Mar 1974
12-Month
33.23"
(844.04mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Oct 1972–Mar 1974
18-Month
44.41"
(1,128.01mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Apr 1972–Mar 1974
24-Month
67.59"
(1,716.79mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
8.21"
(208.54mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2017
Apr 1971–Mar 1974
36-Month
96.33"
(2,446.78mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
7.29"
(185.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1970–Mar 1974
48-Month
129.60"
(3,291.84mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1937
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Apr 1969–Mar 1974
60-Month
157.88"
(4,010.15mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
9.54"
(242.31mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/