Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1948 1943
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015
Ties: 1969
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
2.91"
(73.91mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
4.55"
(115.57mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1982
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
13.73"
(348.74mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1900
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
17.72"
(450.09mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2010
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
21.37"
(542.80mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1949 1910
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Ties: 1912
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
27.54"
(699.52mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
29.76"
(755.90mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1949 1910
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
44.44"
(1,128.78mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1949 1976
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
58.36"
(1,482.34mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1949 1989
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
83.95"
(2,132.33mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1937 1989
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
113.87"
(2,892.30mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
-4.84"
(-122.93mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1939 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
143.70"
(3,649.98mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
-4.66"
(-118.36mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1940 1936
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/