Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1929
1-Month
3.64"
(92.46mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1928 1946
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2013
Mar–Apr 1929
2-Month
5.09"
(129.29mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
0.88"
(22.36mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1928 1915
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1991
Feb–Apr 1929
3-Month
6.04"
(153.42mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1928 1895
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1951
Jan–Apr 1929
4-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1958
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
Dec 1928–Apr 1929
5-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2013
Nov 1928–Apr 1929
6-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1928 1987
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2016
Oct 1928–Apr 1929
7-Month
14.56"
(369.82mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1928 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Ties: 1986
Sep 1928–Apr 1929
8-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
2.74"
(69.59mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Aug 1928–Apr 1929
9-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
4.68"
(118.87mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1928–Apr 1929
10-Month
27.28"
(692.91mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2017
Ties: 1986
Jun 1928–Apr 1929
11-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1928–Apr 1929
12-Month
33.79"
(858.27mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Nov 1927–Apr 1929
18-Month
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2017
May 1927–Apr 1929
24-Month
61.79"
(1,569.47mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2017
Ties: 1967
May 1926–Apr 1929
36-Month
94.07"
(2,389.38mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1928 1932
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
May 1925–Apr 1929
48-Month
120.29"
(3,055.37mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
May 1924–Apr 1929
60-Month
147.13"
(3,737.10mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/