Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1955
1-Month
0.82"
(20.83mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1969
Dec 1954–Jan 1955
2-Month
1.62"
(41.15mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1945 1961
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1969
Ties: 2002
Nov 1954–Jan 1955
3-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 2003
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1954–Jan 1955
4-Month
6.18"
(156.97mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Sep 1954–Jan 1955
5-Month
9.79"
(248.67mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Ties: 1904
Aug 1954–Jan 1955
6-Month
13.42"
(340.87mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jul 1954–Jan 1955
7-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Jun 1954–Jan 1955
8-Month
21.38"
(543.05mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
May 1954–Jan 1955
9-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Apr 1954–Jan 1955
10-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Mar 1954–Jan 1955
11-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Feb 1954–Jan 1955
12-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Aug 1953–Jan 1955
18-Month
41.57"
(1,055.88mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1954 1911
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Feb 1953–Jan 1955
24-Month
60.52"
(1,537.21mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Feb 1952–Jan 1955
36-Month
87.16"
(2,213.86mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
Feb 1951–Jan 1955
48-Month
124.11"
(3,152.39mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
5.42"
(137.66mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1954 1937
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Feb 1950–Jan 1955
60-Month
152.58"
(3,875.53mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/