Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1980
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
7.37"
(187.20mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1993
Ties: 1953
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
1.23"
(31.25mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1993
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1993
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
20.86"
(529.84mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1910
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
25.58"
(649.73mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
26.97"
(685.04mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1993
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
46.00"
(1,168.40mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1956 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
54.07"
(1,373.38mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
-5.36"
(-136.14mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2017
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
82.13"
(2,086.10mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
110.36"
(2,803.14mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
-8.38"
(-212.86mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1937 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
138.33"
(3,513.58mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
-10.05"
(-255.27mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/