Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1917
1-Month
2.83"
(71.88mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1946
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2013
Ties: 1903
Mar–Apr 1917
2-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1916 1915
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1991
Feb–Apr 1917
3-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.07"
(1.77mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1916 1895
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1951
Jan–Apr 1917
4-Month
6.41"
(162.81mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1958
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2013
Ties: 1968
Dec 1916–Apr 1917
5-Month
7.66"
(194.56mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2013
Nov 1916–Apr 1917
6-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1915 1987
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Oct 1916–Apr 1917
7-Month
11.38"
(289.05mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1916–Apr 1917
8-Month
15.09"
(383.29mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1915 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1896, 2010
Aug 1916–Apr 1917
9-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1916–Apr 1917
10-Month
20.25"
(514.35mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Jun 1916–Apr 1917
11-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1914 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2011
May 1916–Apr 1917
12-Month
29.33"
(744.98mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1915 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Nov 1915–Apr 1917
18-Month
40.22"
(1,021.59mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
1.06"
(26.93mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1915 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
May 1915–Apr 1917
24-Month
63.74"
(1,619.00mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1916 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
May 1914–Apr 1917
36-Month
92.83"
(2,357.88mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1916 1932
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2020
May 1913–Apr 1917
48-Month
121.07"
(3,075.18mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
May 1912–Apr 1917
60-Month
150.60"
(3,825.24mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/