Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
1.69"
(42.93mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1943
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1920
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1941 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2015
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1982
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
9.77"
(248.16mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1900
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
3.41"
(86.62mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1940 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
30.83"
(783.08mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
3.31"
(84.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
31.51"
(800.35mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
32.25"
(819.15mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1940 1910
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
51.57"
(1,309.88mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1941 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
64.77"
(1,645.16mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1941 1989
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
94.25"
(2,393.95mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1989
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
119.53"
(3,036.06mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
153.08"
(3,888.23mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1941 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/