Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1990
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1977
Ties: 1991
Feb–Mar 1990
2-Month
3.76"
(95.50mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1989 1958
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1951
Jan–Mar 1990
3-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1989 1958
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1897
Dec 1989–Mar 1990
4-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1989 1958
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Nov 1989–Mar 1990
5-Month
6.66"
(169.16mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 2003
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2016
Oct 1989–Mar 1990
6-Month
8.38"
(212.85mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1987 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2016
Sep 1989–Mar 1990
7-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Aug 1989–Mar 1990
8-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Jul 1989–Mar 1990
9-Month
17.69"
(449.33mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2017
Jun 1989–Mar 1990
10-Month
21.09"
(535.69mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-2.72"
(-69.08mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
May 1989–Mar 1990
11-Month
24.38"
(619.25mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1989 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Apr 1989–Mar 1990
12-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-3.59"
(-91.19mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1989 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Ties: 1967
Oct 1988–Mar 1990
18-Month
35.42"
(899.67mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1989 1964
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Apr 1988–Mar 1990
24-Month
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-8.00"
(-203.20mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Apr 1987–Mar 1990
36-Month
79.67"
(2,023.62mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-9.37"
(-238.00mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1937 1935
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Apr 1986–Mar 1990
48-Month
113.68"
(2,887.47mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
-4.99"
(-126.75mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Apr 1985–Mar 1990
60-Month
146.61"
(3,723.89mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-1.73"
(-43.95mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020

Citing This Page

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