Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1918

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1918
1-Month
2.01"
(51.05mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1946
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2013
Ties: 2000
Mar–Apr 1918
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-1.17"
(-29.71mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1915 1915
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1991
Feb–Apr 1918
3-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1915 1895
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1951
Ties: 1969
Jan–Apr 1918
4-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1915 1958
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2013
Ties: 2003
Dec 1917–Apr 1918
5-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2013
Nov 1917–Apr 1918
6-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1987
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2016
Oct 1917–Apr 1918
7-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Sep 1917–Apr 1918
8-Month
11.17"
(283.72mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Aug 1917–Apr 1918
9-Month
13.62"
(345.95mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-5.07"
(-128.78mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Jul 1917–Apr 1918
10-Month
16.43"
(417.32mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
Jun 1917–Apr 1918
11-Month
21.05"
(534.67mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-5.26"
(-133.60mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2011
May 1917–Apr 1918
12-Month
23.57"
(598.68mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-6.13"
(-155.70mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Nov 1916–Apr 1918
18-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1911 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
May 1916–Apr 1918
24-Month
52.90"
(1,343.66mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-6.50"
(-165.10mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1912 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
May 1915–Apr 1918
36-Month
87.31"
(2,217.67mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1915 1932
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
May 1914–Apr 1918
48-Month
116.40"
(2,956.56mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
May 1913–Apr 1918
60-Month
144.64"
(3,673.86mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1934
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 31, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/