Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1943
1-Month
4.50"
(114.30mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2004
Ties: 1999
Apr–May 1943
2-Month
6.38"
(162.05mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2013
Ties: 1921, 1990
Mar–May 1943
3-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
0.62"
(15.75mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2013
Feb–May 1943
4-Month
9.18"
(233.17mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2013
Jan–May 1943
5-Month
10.45"
(265.43mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2013
Dec 1942–May 1943
6-Month
12.14"
(308.36mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2013
Nov 1942–May 1943
7-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2013
Oct 1942–May 1943
8-Month
15.51"
(393.95mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Sep 1942–May 1943
9-Month
20.22"
(513.59mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Aug 1942–May 1943
10-Month
23.80"
(604.52mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1942–May 1943
11-Month
27.82"
(706.63mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jun 1942–May 1943
12-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Dec 1941–May 1943
18-Month
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2017
Jun 1941–May 1943
24-Month
66.16"
(1,680.46mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
6.74"
(171.19mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2017
Jun 1940–May 1943
36-Month
95.89"
(2,435.61mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2019
Jun 1939–May 1943
48-Month
121.04"
(3,074.42mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1938–May 1943
60-Month
150.07"
(3,811.78mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Ties: 1977

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/