Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1898
1-Month
3.82"
(97.03mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1897 1952
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Sep–Oct 1898
2-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1897 1952
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1941
Aug–Oct 1898
3-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Jul–Oct 1898
4-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1900
Jun–Oct 1898
5-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
May–Oct 1898
6-Month
19.11"
(485.39mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Apr–Oct 1898
7-Month
20.90"
(530.86mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2010
Mar–Oct 1898
8-Month
22.90"
(581.66mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1993
Feb–Oct 1898
9-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2018
Jan–Oct 1898
10-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1895 1910
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1993
Dec 1897–Oct 1898
11-Month
26.87"
(682.50mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 1910
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2016
Nov 1897–Oct 1898
12-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
28th Driest Driest to Date 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
May 1897–Oct 1898
18-Month
45.02"
(1,143.51mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Nov 1896–Oct 1898
24-Month
57.48"
(1,459.99mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Nov 1895–Oct 1898
36-Month
89.93"
(2,284.22mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
58th Driest Driest to Date 1931
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

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