Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1916

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1916
1-Month
2.42"
(61.47mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1915 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Dec 1915–Jan 1916
2-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1915 1961
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1969
Nov 1915–Jan 1916
3-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1915 2003
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2016
Oct 1915–Jan 1916
4-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Sep 1915–Jan 1916
5-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Aug 1915–Jan 1916
6-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Jul 1915–Jan 1916
7-Month
19.55"
(496.57mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Jun 1915–Jan 1916
8-Month
24.44"
(620.78mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2011
May 1915–Jan 1916
9-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Apr 1915–Jan 1916
10-Month
30.45"
(773.43mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Mar 1915–Jan 1916
11-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1915 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Feb 1915–Jan 1916
12-Month
33.12"
(841.25mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1915 1911
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Aug 1914–Jan 1916
18-Month
46.17"
(1,172.72mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Feb 1914–Jan 1916
24-Month
62.90"
(1,597.66mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Feb 1913–Jan 1916
36-Month
92.01"
(2,337.05mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1935
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Feb 1912–Jan 1916
48-Month
120.01"
(3,048.25mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1915 1937
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Feb 1911–Jan 1916
60-Month
151.43"
(3,846.32mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/