Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1945
1-Month
1.51"
(38.35mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1944 1943
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2015
Ties: 1949
Nov–Dec 1945
2-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2015
Oct–Dec 1945
3-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1982
Sep–Dec 1945
4-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Ties: 1938
Aug–Dec 1945
5-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Jul–Dec 1945
6-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1900
Jun–Dec 1945
7-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Ties: 1979
May–Dec 1945
8-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2010
Apr–Dec 1945
9-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Mar–Dec 1945
10-Month
30.01"
(762.25mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
2.49"
(63.24mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Feb–Dec 1945
11-Month
31.55"
(801.37mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jan–Dec 1945
12-Month
32.29"
(820.17mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1944 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul 1944–Dec 1945
18-Month
46.34"
(1,177.04mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2016
Jan 1944–Dec 1945
24-Month
63.25"
(1,606.55mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
3.86"
(98.04mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1944 1989
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2018
Jan 1943–Dec 1945
36-Month
92.78"
(2,356.61mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1944 1989
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2018
Jan 1942–Dec 1945
48-Month
125.03"
(3,175.76mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1943 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jan 1941–Dec 1945
60-Month
157.55"
(4,001.77mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
9.19"
(233.43mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1944 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/