Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1906

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1906
1-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2004
Apr–May 1906
2-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2013
Mar–May 1906
3-Month
7.54"
(191.52mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2013
Feb–May 1906
4-Month
8.42"
(213.87mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2013
Jan–May 1906
5-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2013
Dec 1905–May 1906
6-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2013
Nov 1905–May 1906
7-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2013
Oct 1905–May 1906
8-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1905 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Sep 1905–May 1906
9-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Aug 1905–May 1906
10-Month
23.21"
(589.53mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Jul 1905–May 1906
11-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Jun 1905–May 1906
12-Month
32.97"
(837.44mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Ties: 1982
Dec 1904–May 1906
18-Month
45.20"
(1,148.08mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
4.46"
(113.28mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1905 1911
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2017
Jun 1904–May 1906
24-Month
62.08"
(1,576.83mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1905 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Jun 1903–May 1906
36-Month
93.41"
(2,372.61mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
4.32"
(109.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1935
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jun 1902–May 1906
48-Month
129.01"
(3,276.85mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
10.29"
(261.36mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1901–May 1906
60-Month
156.70"
(3,980.18mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1905 1934
34th 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 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/