Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2001
1-Month
0.78"
(19.81mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1994 1910
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1977
Feb–Mar 2001
2-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2000 1958
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1951
Jan–Mar 2001
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 1958
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1897
Dec 2000–Mar 2001
4-Month
5.37"
(136.40mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1958
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2016
Ties: 1962
Nov 2000–Mar 2001
5-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2000 2003
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 2007
Oct 2000–Mar 2001
6-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2016
Ties: 1910
Sep 2000–Mar 2001
7-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2000 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Aug 2000–Mar 2001
8-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jul 2000–Mar 2001
9-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2017
Jun 2000–Mar 2001
10-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1974
May 2000–Mar 2001
11-Month
29.13"
(739.90mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 2000–Mar 2001
12-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Oct 1999–Mar 2001
18-Month
37.72"
(958.09mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2017
Apr 1999–Mar 2001
24-Month
62.35"
(1,583.69mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Apr 1998–Mar 2001
36-Month
92.31"
(2,344.67mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.27"
(83.05mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2000 1935
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Apr 1997–Mar 2001
48-Month
121.39"
(3,083.31mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1992 1937
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Apr 1996–Mar 2001
60-Month
153.72"
(3,904.49mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/