Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1936
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2004
Apr–May 1936
2-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2013
Mar–May 1936
3-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2013
Feb–May 1936
4-Month
6.86"
(174.24mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2013
Jan–May 1936
5-Month
8.16"
(207.26mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2013
Dec 1935–May 1936
6-Month
9.11"
(231.39mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2013
Nov 1935–May 1936
7-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2013
Oct 1935–May 1936
8-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1925
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Sep 1935–May 1936
9-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Aug 1935–May 1936
10-Month
19.51"
(495.55mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jul 1935–May 1936
11-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jun 1935–May 1936
12-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Dec 1934–May 1936
18-Month
38.30"
(972.82mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1935 1911
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2017
Jun 1934–May 1936
24-Month
57.40"
(1,457.96mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2020
Jun 1933–May 1936
36-Month
77.29"
(1,963.17mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
-11.80"
(-299.72mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1934 2019
Jun 1932–May 1936
48-Month
105.45"
(2,678.43mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
-13.27"
(-337.06mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2020
Jun 1931–May 1936
60-Month
136.86"
(3,476.24mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-11.49"
(-291.85mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1935 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2020
Ties: 1958

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/