Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1920
1-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1917 1934
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2004
Apr–May 1920
2-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1917 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Mar–May 1920
3-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1917 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Ties: 1962
Feb–May 1920
4-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1917 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Ties: 1898
Jan–May 1920
5-Month
9.47"
(240.54mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1917 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Dec 1919–May 1920
6-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Nov 1919–May 1920
7-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2013
Oct 1919–May 1920
8-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Sep 1919–May 1920
9-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Aug 1919–May 1920
10-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1918 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Jul 1919–May 1920
11-Month
26.00"
(660.40mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1919 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Jun 1919–May 1920
12-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1919 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Dec 1918–May 1920
18-Month
42.53"
(1,080.26mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1919 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Jun 1918–May 1920
24-Month
58.61"
(1,488.69mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1919 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
Jun 1917–May 1920
36-Month
84.97"
(2,158.24mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
-4.12"
(-104.65mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1919 1935
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 2019
Jun 1916–May 1920
48-Month
112.65"
(2,861.31mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1914 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Jun 1915–May 1920
60-Month
146.51"
(3,721.35mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1919 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/