Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1915

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1915
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1913 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1969
Ties: 1923, 1947, 1974
Dec 1914–Jan 1915
2-Month
2.18"
(55.37mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1914 1961
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1969
Nov 1914–Jan 1915
3-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1914 2003
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2016
Oct 1914–Jan 1915
4-Month
5.42"
(137.67mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2020
Sep 1914–Jan 1915
5-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Aug 1914–Jan 1915
6-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2020
Jul 1914–Jan 1915
7-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2020
Ties: 1928
Jun 1914–Jan 1915
8-Month
21.97"
(558.04mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2011
May 1914–Jan 1915
9-Month
25.13"
(638.30mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Apr 1914–Jan 1915
10-Month
27.68"
(703.07mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Ties: 1948
Mar 1914–Jan 1915
11-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Feb 1914–Jan 1915
12-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Aug 1913–Jan 1915
18-Month
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2020
Feb 1913–Jan 1915
24-Month
58.89"
(1,495.81mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1914 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2020
Feb 1912–Jan 1915
36-Month
86.89"
(2,207.01mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1913 1935
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2020
Feb 1911–Jan 1915
48-Month
118.31"
(3,005.07mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1914 1937
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Ties: 1979
Feb 1910–Jan 1915
60-Month
137.71"
(3,497.83mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-10.64"
(-270.26mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/