Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2014
1-Month
1.02"
(25.91mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2010 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1977
Ties: 2010
Feb–Mar 2014
2-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2010 1958
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1951
Ties: 1930
Jan–Mar 2014
3-Month
3.39"
(86.11mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2010 1958
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1897
Dec 2013–Mar 2014
4-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2003 1958
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2016
Ties: 1917
Nov 2013–Mar 2014
5-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2010 2003
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2016
Ties: 1960
Oct 2013–Mar 2014
6-Month
10.14"
(257.56mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2016
Sep 2013–Mar 2014
7-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2013 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Aug 2013–Mar 2014
8-Month
14.52"
(368.81mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Jul 2013–Mar 2014
9-Month
17.20"
(436.88mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2017
Jun 2013–Mar 2014
10-Month
22.22"
(564.39mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
May 2013–Mar 2014
11-Month
27.59"
(700.79mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Apr 2013–Mar 2014
12-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Oct 2012–Mar 2014
18-Month
43.16"
(1,096.26mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2013 1964
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Apr 2012–Mar 2014
24-Month
60.72"
(1,542.29mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Ties: 1962
Apr 2011–Mar 2014
36-Month
91.45"
(2,322.83mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2000 1935
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2020
Ties: 1981
Apr 2010–Mar 2014
48-Month
129.17"
(3,280.92mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
10.50"
(266.70mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2013 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Apr 2009–Mar 2014
60-Month
159.00"
(4,038.60mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/