Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1945

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1945
1-Month
0.74"
(18.80mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1969
Ties: 1942
Dec 1944–Jan 1945
2-Month
1.60"
(40.64mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1944 1961
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1969
Ties: 1964
Nov 1944–Jan 1945
3-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1944 2003
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2016
Oct 1944–Jan 1945
4-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2020
Sep 1944–Jan 1945
5-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Aug 1944–Jan 1945
6-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Jul 1944–Jan 1945
7-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Jun 1944–Jan 1945
8-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2011
May 1944–Jan 1945
9-Month
25.16"
(639.06mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Apr 1944–Jan 1945
10-Month
27.72"
(704.09mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Mar 1944–Jan 1945
11-Month
29.76"
(755.90mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Feb 1944–Jan 1945
12-Month
30.84"
(783.34mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Aug 1943–Jan 1945
18-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-1.51"
(-38.35mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1941 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2020
Feb 1943–Jan 1945
24-Month
59.96"
(1,522.98mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2020
Ties: 1976
Feb 1942–Jan 1945
36-Month
92.74"
(2,355.60mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2020
Feb 1941–Jan 1945
48-Month
124.66"
(3,166.36mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
5.97"
(151.63mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1937
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Feb 1940–Jan 1945
60-Month
154.58"
(3,926.33mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/