Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2011
1-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2010 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1977
Ties: 1954, 1959, 2002
Feb–Mar 2011
2-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2010 1958
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1951
Jan–Mar 2011
3-Month
3.96"
(100.58mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2010 1958
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 1897
Ties: 1919, 1933, 1935
Dec 2010–Mar 2011
4-Month
5.52"
(140.21mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2010 1958
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2016
Nov 2010–Mar 2011
5-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2010 2003
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2016
Oct 2010–Mar 2011
6-Month
9.13"
(231.90mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2003 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2016
Ties: 1943
Sep 2010–Mar 2011
7-Month
14.95"
(379.73mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2019
Aug 2010–Mar 2011
8-Month
19.09"
(484.89mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019
Jul 2010–Mar 2011
9-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2017
Jun 2010–Mar 2011
10-Month
31.99"
(812.55mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
8.18"
(207.78mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2010–Mar 2011
11-Month
35.46"
(900.68mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2010–Mar 2011
12-Month
37.72"
(958.09mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 2009–Mar 2011
18-Month
49.04"
(1,245.62mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
10.06"
(255.53mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1964
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Apr 2009–Mar 2011
24-Month
67.55"
(1,715.77mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
8.17"
(207.52mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2010 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2017
Apr 2008–Mar 2011
36-Month
102.52"
(2,604.01mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
13.48"
(342.39mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2010 1935
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2007–Mar 2011
48-Month
135.08"
(3,431.03mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
16.41"
(416.81mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2010 1937
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2006–Mar 2011
60-Month
164.83"
(4,186.68mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
16.49"
(418.84mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/