Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1942
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1936 1946
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2013
Mar–Apr 1942
2-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1991
Feb–Apr 1942
3-Month
4.79"
(121.67mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1941 1895
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1951
Jan–Apr 1942
4-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1936 1958
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2013
Dec 1941–Apr 1942
5-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2013
Nov 1941–Apr 1942
6-Month
8.36"
(212.34mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1987
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Oct 1941–Apr 1942
7-Month
12.96"
(329.18mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Sep 1941–Apr 1942
8-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
3.59"
(91.18mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Aug 1941–Apr 1942
9-Month
22.47"
(570.74mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1941–Apr 1942
10-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Ties: 1974
Jun 1941–Apr 1942
11-Month
28.99"
(736.35mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
2.68"
(68.08mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
May 1941–Apr 1942
12-Month
32.40"
(822.96mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Ties: 1901
Nov 1940–Apr 1942
18-Month
42.22"
(1,072.39mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
3.06"
(77.73mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2017
May 1940–Apr 1942
24-Month
61.45"
(1,560.83mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Ties: 1996
May 1939–Apr 1942
36-Month
86.25"
(2,190.75mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1941 1932
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
May 1938–Apr 1942
48-Month
118.13"
(3,000.50mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
May 1937–Apr 1942
60-Month
146.36"
(3,717.54mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Ties: 1990

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/