Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1901
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1946
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2013
Mar–Apr 1901
2-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1900 1915
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1991
Feb–Apr 1901
3-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1895
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1951
Ties: 1982
Jan–Apr 1901
4-Month
5.56"
(141.22mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1895 1958
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2013
Dec 1900–Apr 1901
5-Month
6.19"
(157.23mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2013
Nov 1900–Apr 1901
6-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1987
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2016
Oct 1900–Apr 1901
7-Month
11.68"
(296.67mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1900–Apr 1901
8-Month
16.91"
(429.51mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
1.77"
(44.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1900–Apr 1901
9-Month
22.13"
(562.10mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1900–Apr 1901
10-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Jun 1900–Apr 1901
11-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1900–Apr 1901
12-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Ties: 1942
Nov 1899–Apr 1901
18-Month
40.63"
(1,032.00mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
May 1899–Apr 1901
24-Month
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
41st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1898–Apr 1901
36-Month
89.39"
(2,270.51mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1900 1932
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1897–Apr 1901
48-Month
115.30"
(2,928.62mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1899 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
May 1896–Apr 1901
60-Month
149.15"
(3,788.41mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/