Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1929
1-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1969
Ties: 1949
Dec 1928–Jan 1929
2-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1928 1961
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1969
Nov 1928–Jan 1929
3-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1928 2003
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2016
Oct 1928–Jan 1929
4-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2020
Sep 1928–Jan 1929
5-Month
11.84"
(300.74mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2020
Aug 1928–Jan 1929
6-Month
17.33"
(440.18mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jul 1928–Jan 1929
7-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
4.19"
(106.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jun 1928–Jan 1929
8-Month
25.77"
(654.56mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2011
Ties: 1901
May 1928–Jan 1929
9-Month
27.75"
(704.85mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
3.29"
(83.57mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1928–Jan 1929
10-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
3.17"
(80.52mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Mar 1928–Jan 1929
11-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Feb 1928–Jan 1929
12-Month
32.85"
(834.39mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Aug 1927–Jan 1929
18-Month
45.62"
(1,158.75mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1928 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Feb 1927–Jan 1929
24-Month
61.42"
(1,560.07mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Feb 1926–Jan 1929
36-Month
91.82"
(2,332.23mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1928 1935
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Feb 1925–Jan 1929
48-Month
118.15"
(3,001.01mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Feb 1924–Jan 1929
60-Month
146.49"
(3,720.85mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/