Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1959
1-Month
3.44"
(87.38mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1958 1952
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2009
Sep–Oct 1959
2-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1958 1952
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Aug–Oct 1959
3-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul–Oct 1959
4-Month
15.99"
(406.15mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1900
Jun–Oct 1959
5-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
May–Oct 1959
6-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2010
Apr–Oct 1959
7-Month
26.37"
(669.80mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2010
Mar–Oct 1959
8-Month
28.12"
(714.25mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1993
Feb–Oct 1959
9-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
3.82"
(97.02mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2018
Jan–Oct 1959
10-Month
30.12"
(765.05mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1993
Dec 1958–Oct 1959
11-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Nov 1958–Oct 1959
12-Month
32.77"
(832.36mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
3.11"
(79.00mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Ties: 2002
May 1958–Oct 1959
18-Month
50.17"
(1,274.32mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Nov 1957–Oct 1959
24-Month
57.35"
(1,456.69mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Nov 1956–Oct 1959
36-Month
86.82"
(2,205.23mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Nov 1955–Oct 1959
48-Month
112.03"
(2,845.56mm)
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
-6.67"
(-169.42mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2018
Nov 1954–Oct 1959
60-Month
137.24"
(3,485.90mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-11.10"
(-281.94mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1937 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/