Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1946
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2013
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
4.88"
(123.95mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1960 1915
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1991
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1895
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1951
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1959 1958
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2013
Ties: 1927
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2013
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
8.72"
(221.49mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1959 1987
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2016
Ties: 1912
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1908, 1914
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
24.91"
(632.71mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
29.76"
(755.90mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
64.14"
(1,629.16mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
90.03"
(2,286.76mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1932
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
118.63"
(3,013.20mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
144.54"
(3,671.32mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/