Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1952
1-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1949 1946
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 1895
Mar–Apr 1952
2-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1949 1915
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1991
Feb–Apr 1952
3-Month
4.52"
(114.81mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1949 1895
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan–Apr 1952
4-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Dec 1951–Apr 1952
5-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 1939
Nov 1951–Apr 1952
6-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1944 1987
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2016
Oct 1951–Apr 1952
7-Month
12.71"
(322.83mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Sep 1951–Apr 1952
8-Month
16.03"
(407.16mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1950 1957
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Aug 1951–Apr 1952
9-Month
20.96"
(532.38mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1951–Apr 1952
10-Month
25.03"
(635.76mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Jun 1951–Apr 1952
11-Month
29.85"
(758.19mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
May 1951–Apr 1952
12-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Nov 1950–Apr 1952
18-Month
45.31"
(1,150.87mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
May 1950–Apr 1952
24-Month
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
May 1949–Apr 1952
36-Month
94.37"
(2,397.00mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2020
May 1948–Apr 1952
48-Month
119.23"
(3,028.44mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
May 1947–Apr 1952
60-Month
149.29"
(3,791.97mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/