Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2006
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2005 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1977
Ties: 1938, 1946
Feb–Mar 2006
2-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2005 1958
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1951
Ties: 1903
Jan–Mar 2006
3-Month
4.43"
(112.52mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1897
Ties: 1966
Dec 2005–Mar 2006
4-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2005 1958
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Nov 2005–Mar 2006
5-Month
8.55"
(217.17mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2005 2003
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Oct 2005–Mar 2006
6-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2005 1925
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1907
Sep 2005–Mar 2006
7-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1974
Aug 2005–Mar 2006
8-Month
17.60"
(447.04mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 2005–Mar 2006
9-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Jun 2005–Mar 2006
10-Month
25.21"
(640.33mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2005–Mar 2006
11-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Apr 2005–Mar 2006
12-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Oct 2004–Mar 2006
18-Month
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1964
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Apr 2004–Mar 2006
24-Month
63.04"
(1,601.22mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2005 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2017
Apr 2003–Mar 2006
36-Month
92.46"
(2,348.48mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.42"
(86.86mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2005 1935
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Apr 2002–Mar 2006
48-Month
122.22"
(3,104.39mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2001 1937
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Apr 2001–Mar 2006
60-Month
155.07"
(3,938.78mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
6.73"
(170.94mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • 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/