Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1928
1-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.96"
(49.79mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Ties: 1959
Jul–Aug 1928
2-Month
9.40"
(238.76mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1993
Jun–Aug 1928
3-Month
13.93"
(353.82mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1993
Ties: 1952
May–Aug 1928
4-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1993
Apr–Aug 1928
5-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1927 1936
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993
Mar–Aug 1928
6-Month
19.69"
(500.13mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993
Feb–Aug 1928
7-Month
21.01"
(533.65mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993
Jan–Aug 1928
8-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1993
Dec 1927–Aug 1928
9-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1993
Nov 1927–Aug 1928
10-Month
25.53"
(648.46mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1993
Ties: 1985
Oct 1927–Aug 1928
11-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1993
Sep 1927–Aug 1928
12-Month
32.09"
(815.09mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1993
Mar 1927–Aug 1928
18-Month
48.68"
(1,236.47mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Sep 1926–Aug 1928
24-Month
62.81"
(1,595.37mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2017
Sep 1925–Aug 1928
36-Month
89.71"
(2,278.63mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1927 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1924–Aug 1928
48-Month
113.50"
(2,882.90mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1936
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Sep 1923–Aug 1928
60-Month
142.47"
(3,618.74mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/