Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
0.70"
(17.78mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1913 1943
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
3.55"
(90.17mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1982
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1963
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
8.43"
(214.12mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
-3.84"
(-97.54mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1976
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1900
Ties: 1939
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
15.86"
(402.84mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-4.03"
(-102.37mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2010
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
18.38"
(466.85mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
21.21"
(538.73mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
23.05"
(585.47mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
-4.47"
(-113.54mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
23.69"
(601.73mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
24.79"
(629.67mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
-4.89"
(-124.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
38.63"
(981.20mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
-6.96"
(-176.79mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1910 1976
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
55.38"
(1,406.65mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 1989
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
87.29"
(2,217.17mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1914 1989
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
117.14"
(2,975.36mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1913 1936
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
145.88"
(3,705.35mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1914 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1962

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/