Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1976
1-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1975 1910
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1977
Feb–Mar 1976
2-Month
4.66"
(118.36mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
1.92"
(48.76mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1975 1958
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan–Mar 1976
3-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1975 1958
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1897
Dec 1975–Mar 1976
4-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1975 1958
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Ties: 1973
Nov 1975–Mar 1976
5-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1975 2003
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1975–Mar 1976
6-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1975 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Ties: 1973
Sep 1975–Mar 1976
7-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Aug 1975–Mar 1976
8-Month
18.59"
(472.19mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1975–Mar 1976
9-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Ties: 1935
Jun 1975–Mar 1976
10-Month
25.87"
(657.10mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
2.06"
(52.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1975–Mar 1976
11-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Apr 1975–Mar 1976
12-Month
31.90"
(810.26mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.20"
(55.88mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Oct 1974–Mar 1976
18-Month
42.10"
(1,069.34mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1975 1964
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2017
Apr 1974–Mar 1976
24-Month
62.04"
(1,575.82mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2017
Apr 1973–Mar 1976
36-Month
95.27"
(2,419.86mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Apr 1972–Mar 1976
48-Month
129.63"
(3,292.60mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1975 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Apr 1971–Mar 1976
60-Month
158.37"
(4,022.60mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
10.03"
(254.76mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1974 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/