Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1928
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2004
Apr–May 1928
2-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2013
Mar–May 1928
3-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2013
Feb–May 1928
4-Month
7.08"
(179.83mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2013
Jan–May 1928
5-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2013
Dec 1927–May 1928
6-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2013
Ties: 1914
Nov 1927–May 1928
7-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2013
Ties: 2010
Oct 1927–May 1928
8-Month
14.08"
(357.63mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Sep 1927–May 1928
9-Month
18.16"
(461.26mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1926 1925
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Aug 1927–May 1928
10-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1927–May 1928
11-Month
22.89"
(581.41mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1927–May 1928
12-Month
25.59"
(649.99mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-4.13"
(-104.90mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1925
Dec 1926–May 1928
18-Month
37.60"
(955.04mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1911
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2017
Jun 1926–May 1928
24-Month
59.64"
(1,514.86mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1926 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2017
Jun 1925–May 1928
36-Month
87.22"
(2,215.39mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1927 1935
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Ties: 1927
Jun 1924–May 1928
48-Month
112.81"
(2,865.37mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
-5.91"
(-150.12mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1923–May 1928
60-Month
138.93"
(3,528.82mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-9.42"
(-239.27mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/