Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1929
1-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1980
Jul–Aug 1929
2-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1927 1930
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Jun–Aug 1929
3-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-3.32"
(-84.32mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
May–Aug 1929
4-Month
10.41"
(264.41mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-4.16"
(-105.67mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Apr–Aug 1929
5-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1910 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Mar–Aug 1929
6-Month
15.50"
(393.70mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Ties: 1958, 1976
Feb–Aug 1929
7-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-3.36"
(-85.34mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1910 1910
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Jan–Aug 1929
8-Month
18.57"
(471.68mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1927 1910
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Dec 1928–Aug 1929
9-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Nov 1928–Aug 1929
10-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Oct 1928–Aug 1929
11-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Sep 1928–Aug 1929
12-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
-1.42"
(-36.06mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1993
Mar 1928–Aug 1929
18-Month
47.98"
(1,218.69mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1927–Aug 1929
24-Month
60.38"
(1,533.65mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2017
Sep 1926–Aug 1929
36-Month
91.10"
(2,313.94mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
1.99"
(50.55mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Sep 1925–Aug 1929
48-Month
118.00"
(2,997.20mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Sep 1924–Aug 1929
60-Month
141.79"
(3,601.47mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
-6.59"
(-167.38mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1934
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/