Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1941
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1981
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1969
Dec 1940–Jan 1941
2-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1961
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1969
Ties: 2006
Nov 1940–Jan 1941
3-Month
5.51"
(139.95mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1940 2003
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Oct 1940–Jan 1941
4-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1932
Sep 1940–Jan 1941
5-Month
9.34"
(237.24mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1932
Aug 1940–Jan 1941
6-Month
14.57"
(370.08mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Ties: 1972
Jul 1940–Jan 1941
7-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2017
Ties: 2006
Jun 1940–Jan 1941
8-Month
22.01"
(559.05mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2011
Ties: 1962
May 1940–Jan 1941
9-Month
24.74"
(628.40mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
0.28"
(7.12mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Apr 1940–Jan 1941
10-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2011
Mar 1940–Jan 1941
11-Month
28.90"
(734.06mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
Feb 1940–Jan 1941
12-Month
29.92"
(759.97mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
Aug 1939–Jan 1941
18-Month
39.80"
(1,010.92mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
Feb 1939–Jan 1941
24-Month
54.64"
(1,387.86mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2017
Feb 1938–Jan 1941
36-Month
88.20"
(2,240.28mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1940 1935
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Feb 1937–Jan 1941
48-Month
115.41"
(2,931.41mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-3.28"
(-83.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Ties: 1902
Feb 1936–Jan 1941
60-Month
139.60"
(3,545.84mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/