Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1958 1943
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
2.35"
(59.69mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Ties: 1907
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-1.19"
(-30.22mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1982
Ties: 1897, 1938
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
7.20"
(182.88mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1993
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Ties: 1924
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
14.65"
(372.11mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1900
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
18.54"
(470.92mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2010
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
23.39"
(594.11mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
26.72"
(678.69mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
30.10"
(764.54mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
49.48"
(1,256.79mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1959 1976
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
63.61"
(1,615.69mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
4.22"
(107.18mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
87.30"
(2,217.42mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
117.38"
(2,981.45mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
-1.33"
(-33.78mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
143.20"
(3,637.28mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
-5.16"
(-131.06mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/