Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2008
1-Month
1.11"
(28.19mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2005 1910
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1977
Feb–Mar 2008
2-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2005 1958
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1951
Jan–Mar 2008
3-Month
3.80"
(96.52mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2003 1958
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1897
Dec 2007–Mar 2008
4-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2006 1958
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Ties: 1916, 1937
Nov 2007–Mar 2008
5-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2016
Oct 2007–Mar 2008
6-Month
11.10"
(281.94mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Sep 2007–Mar 2008
7-Month
14.45"
(367.03mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2007 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Aug 2007–Mar 2008
8-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 2007–Mar 2008
9-Month
23.03"
(584.96mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2017
Jun 2007–Mar 2008
10-Month
26.23"
(666.24mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2007–Mar 2008
11-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Apr 2007–Mar 2008
12-Month
32.56"
(827.02mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.86"
(72.64mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Oct 2006–Mar 2008
18-Month
42.98"
(1,091.69mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2007 1964
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2017
Apr 2006–Mar 2008
24-Month
62.31"
(1,582.67mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2007 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2017
Apr 2005–Mar 2008
36-Month
92.82"
(2,357.63mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1935
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1967
Apr 2004–Mar 2008
48-Month
125.35"
(3,183.89mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 2003–Mar 2008
60-Month
154.77"
(3,931.16mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
6.43"
(163.32mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2007 1934
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/