Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1949
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1946
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2013
Mar–Apr 1949
2-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1946 1915
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1991
Feb–Apr 1949
3-Month
4.27"
(108.46mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1946 1895
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1951
Jan–Apr 1949
4-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2013
Dec 1948–Apr 1949
5-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2013
Nov 1948–Apr 1949
6-Month
10.54"
(267.72mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1987
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2016
Oct 1948–Apr 1949
7-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1965
Sep 1948–Apr 1949
8-Month
13.47"
(342.14mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Aug 1948–Apr 1949
9-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jul 1948–Apr 1949
10-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
Jun 1948–Apr 1949
11-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
May 1948–Apr 1949
12-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-4.84"
(-122.94mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Nov 1947–Apr 1949
18-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
May 1947–Apr 1949
24-Month
54.92"
(1,394.97mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2017
May 1946–Apr 1949
36-Month
85.96"
(2,183.38mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1941 1932
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
May 1945–Apr 1949
48-Month
116.13"
(2,949.70mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
May 1944–Apr 1949
60-Month
148.44"
(3,770.38mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
0.11"
(2.80mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1966

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2020, retrieved on April 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/