Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1931
1-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1925 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1969
Ties: 1963
Dec 1930–Jan 1931
2-Month
1.07"
(27.18mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1961
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1969
Nov 1930–Jan 1931
3-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1924 2003
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2016
Ties: 1944
Oct 1930–Jan 1931
4-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Sep 1930–Jan 1931
5-Month
7.79"
(197.87mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Aug 1930–Jan 1931
6-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Jul 1930–Jan 1931
7-Month
11.12"
(282.45mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-5.93"
(-150.62mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Jun 1930–Jan 1931
8-Month
15.67"
(398.02mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2011
May 1930–Jan 1931
9-Month
19.42"
(493.27mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-5.04"
(-128.01mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Apr 1930–Jan 1931
10-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
-5.77"
(-146.55mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Mar 1930–Jan 1931
11-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
-6.48"
(-164.59mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Feb 1930–Jan 1931
12-Month
23.47"
(596.14mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-6.23"
(-158.24mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Aug 1929–Jan 1931
18-Month
34.65"
(880.11mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-8.53"
(-216.66mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Feb 1929–Jan 1931
24-Month
49.15"
(1,248.41mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-10.25"
(-260.35mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Feb 1928–Jan 1931
36-Month
82.00"
(2,082.80mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-7.04"
(-178.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1926 1935
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Feb 1927–Jan 1931
48-Month
110.57"
(2,808.48mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-8.12"
(-206.25mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1927 1937
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Feb 1926–Jan 1931
60-Month
140.97"
(3,580.64mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-7.38"
(-187.45mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/