Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, March 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 2019
1-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1977
Ties: 1972
Feb–Mar 2019
2-Month
4.18"
(106.17mm)
2.74"
(69.60mm)
1.44"
(36.57mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1951
Jan–Mar 2019
3-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1897
Dec 2018–Mar 2019
4-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Nov 2018–Mar 2019
5-Month
8.93"
(226.82mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2018 2003
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2018–Mar 2019
6-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2018–Mar 2019
7-Month
18.72"
(475.49mm)
12.64"
(321.06mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1957
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–Mar 2019
8-Month
23.53"
(597.66mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
7.34"
(186.43mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–Mar 2019
9-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
19.78"
(502.41mm)
7.20"
(182.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2018–Mar 2019
10-Month
32.43"
(823.72mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
8.62"
(218.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2018–Mar 2019
11-Month
36.40"
(924.56mm)
27.20"
(690.88mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2018–Mar 2019
12-Month
38.35"
(974.09mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Oct 2017–Mar 2019
18-Month
49.23"
(1,250.44mm)
38.98"
(990.09mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1964
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Apr 2017–Mar 2019
24-Month
71.21"
(1,808.73mm)
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
11.83"
(300.48mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Apr 2016–Mar 2019
36-Month
107.80"
(2,738.12mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
18.76"
(476.50mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1935
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2015–Mar 2019
48-Month
144.80"
(3,677.92mm)
118.67"
(3,014.22mm)
26.13"
(663.70mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 2014–Mar 2019
60-Month
178.22"
(4,526.79mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
29.88"
(758.95mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/