Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
1.32"
(33.53mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1943
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Ties: 1897, 1941, 1978
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
3.24"
(82.30mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
6.26"
(159.00mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1982
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
10.55"
(267.97mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
15.10"
(383.54mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1900
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2010
Ties: 1940
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
24.06"
(611.12mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1943 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
27.32"
(693.93mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1939 1910
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Ties: 1970
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
62.12"
(1,577.85mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1944 1989
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
93.08"
(2,364.23mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1989
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
122.61"
(3,114.29mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1942 1936
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
154.86"
(3,933.44mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1944 1936
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 10, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/