Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
2.39"
(60.71mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.02"
(-25.90mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2004
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-1.62"
(-41.14mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
8.19"
(208.03mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1910 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.08"
(-52.84mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
12.08"
(306.83mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1918 1934
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Ties: 1952
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
18.39"
(467.11mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-3.72"
(-94.48mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1918 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
25.49"
(647.45mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1911 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
37.92"
(963.17mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2017
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
55.39"
(1,406.91mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
-4.03"
(-102.36mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1919 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2017
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
84.21"
(2,138.93mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
-4.88"
(-123.96mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1919 1935
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
114.90"
(2,918.46mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1921 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
142.82"
(3,627.63mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-5.53"
(-140.46mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1921 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/