Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1905
1-Month
1.03"
(26.16mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1969
Ties: 1978
Dec 1904–Jan 1905
2-Month
2.45"
(62.23mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1904 1961
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1969
Ties: 1933
Nov 1904–Jan 1905
3-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 2003
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2016
Oct 1904–Jan 1905
4-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1904 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020
Sep 1904–Jan 1905
5-Month
9.37"
(238.00mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Aug 1904–Jan 1905
6-Month
12.29"
(312.17mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Jul 1904–Jan 1905
7-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Jun 1904–Jan 1905
8-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2011
May 1904–Jan 1905
9-Month
22.76"
(578.10mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Apr 1904–Jan 1905
10-Month
24.96"
(633.98mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Ties: 1938
Mar 1904–Jan 1905
11-Month
27.18"
(690.37mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Feb 1904–Jan 1905
12-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Aug 1903–Jan 1905
18-Month
43.45"
(1,103.63mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Feb 1903–Jan 1905
24-Month
62.00"
(1,574.80mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1903 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Feb 1902–Jan 1905
36-Month
95.17"
(2,417.32mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
6.13"
(155.70mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1904 1935
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1901–Jan 1905
48-Month
120.75"
(3,067.05mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1937
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Feb 1900–Jan 1905
60-Month
153.30"
(3,893.82mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1903 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/