Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2004
Ties: 1917
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-3.23"
(-82.05mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
7.03"
(178.56mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2013
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
10.84"
(275.34mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
15.06"
(382.52mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-7.05"
(-179.07mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
-8.62"
(-218.95mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1931
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
21.63"
(549.40mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
31.50"
(800.10mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
-9.24"
(-234.70mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2017
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
46.50"
(1,181.10mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
-12.92"
(-328.17mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2017
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
80.88"
(2,054.35mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
-8.21"
(-208.54mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1926 1935
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
106.47"
(2,704.34mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
-12.25"
(-311.15mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1926 1934
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
140.52"
(3,569.21mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-7.83"
(-198.88mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/