Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1957
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 1946
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Ties: 1963
Mar–Apr 1957
2-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1915
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Ties: 1928
Feb–Apr 1957
3-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1895
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1951
Jan–Apr 1957
4-Month
5.12"
(130.05mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1956 1958
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2013
Dec 1956–Apr 1957
5-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-1.64"
(-41.66mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2013
Nov 1956–Apr 1957
6-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1956 1987
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1956–Apr 1957
7-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1956–Apr 1957
8-Month
10.62"
(269.75mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Aug 1956–Apr 1957
9-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jul 1956–Apr 1957
10-Month
19.06"
(484.12mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Jun 1956–Apr 1957
11-Month
22.38"
(568.45mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
May 1956–Apr 1957
12-Month
25.91"
(658.11mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Ties: 1898
Nov 1955–Apr 1957
18-Month
33.26"
(844.80mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
May 1955–Apr 1957
24-Month
50.93"
(1,293.62mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-8.47"
(-215.14mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
May 1954–Apr 1957
36-Month
80.71"
(2,050.03mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-8.36"
(-212.35mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1936 1932
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
May 1953–Apr 1957
48-Month
109.76"
(2,787.90mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-8.93"
(-226.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
May 1952–Apr 1957
60-Month
138.63"
(3,521.20mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
-9.70"
(-246.38mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/