Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 1999

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1999
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.79"
(-20.06mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1994 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1977
Ties: 1911
Feb–Mar 1999
2-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1994 1958
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1951
Jan–Mar 1999
3-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1995 1958
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1897
Ties: 1903, 1959, 1992
Dec 1998–Mar 1999
4-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1995 1958
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Nov 1998–Mar 1999
5-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1994 2003
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Oct 1998–Mar 1999
6-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1991
Sep 1998–Mar 1999
7-Month
12.19"
(309.63mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020
Aug 1998–Mar 1999
8-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1910, 1947
Jul 1998–Mar 1999
9-Month
18.53"
(470.66mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2017
Ties: 1928, 1953
Jun 1998–Mar 1999
10-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
May 1998–Mar 1999
11-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1998
Apr 1998–Mar 1999
12-Month
29.96"
(760.98mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Oct 1997–Mar 1999
18-Month
40.21"
(1,021.33mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1995 1964
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020
Apr 1997–Mar 1999
24-Month
59.04"
(1,499.62mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020
Apr 1996–Mar 1999
36-Month
91.37"
(2,320.80mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1991 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020
Apr 1995–Mar 1999
48-Month
123.17"
(3,128.52mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 1937
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020
Ties: 2004
Apr 1994–Mar 1999
60-Month
153.89"
(3,908.81mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/