Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1954

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1954
1-Month
3.34"
(84.84mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.07"
(-1.77mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Ties: 1951
Apr–May 1954
2-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2013
Ties: 1927
Mar–May 1954
3-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Feb–May 1954
4-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Jan–May 1954
5-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Dec 1953–May 1954
6-Month
12.82"
(325.63mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 1937
Nov 1953–May 1954
7-Month
14.28"
(362.71mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2013
Ties: 1953
Oct 1953–May 1954
8-Month
14.97"
(380.24mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1953–May 1954
9-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1953 1925
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1953–May 1954
10-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-1.92"
(-48.76mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1953 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1909
Jul 1953–May 1954
11-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
-1.69"
(-42.93mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1953–May 1954
12-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1949 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Ties: 1905
Dec 1952–May 1954
18-Month
41.30"
(1,049.02mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1953 1911
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1952–May 1954
24-Month
58.54"
(1,486.92mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2017
Jun 1951–May 1954
36-Month
91.11"
(2,314.19mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
2.02"
(51.30mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1950–May 1954
48-Month
121.38"
(3,083.05mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1949–May 1954
60-Month
152.76"
(3,880.10mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1953 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/