Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1952
1-Month
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1944 1943
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Nov–Dec 1952
2-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2015
Ties: 1905
Oct–Dec 1952
3-Month
3.41"
(86.61mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1982
Sep–Dec 1952
4-Month
4.37"
(111.00mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1976
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Aug–Dec 1952
5-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1976
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jul–Dec 1952
6-Month
13.80"
(350.52mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1900
Jun–Dec 1952
7-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
Ties: 1904
May–Dec 1952
8-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Apr–Dec 1952
9-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1948 1976
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Mar–Dec 1952
10-Month
24.85"
(631.19mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Feb–Dec 1952
11-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1932
Jan–Dec 1952
12-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jul 1951–Dec 1952
18-Month
46.05"
(1,169.67mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1951–Dec 1952
24-Month
63.42"
(1,610.87mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1950–Dec 1952
36-Month
93.18"
(2,366.77mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1950 1989
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1949–Dec 1952
48-Month
121.78"
(3,093.21mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1951 1936
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jan 1948–Dec 1952
60-Month
147.37"
(3,743.20mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1950 1936
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/