Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1950 1930
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1980
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1948 1910
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
14.41"
(366.01mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
-2.66"
(-67.57mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1948 1936
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
16.95"
(430.53mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
18.13"
(460.50mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
19.13"
(485.90mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Ties: 1976
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
-3.23"
(-82.04mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
-4.07"
(-103.37mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
-2.38"
(-60.45mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
59.33"
(1,506.98mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
89.14"
(2,264.16mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
0.03"
(0.77mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
114.35"
(2,904.49mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
141.32"
(3,589.53mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
-7.06"
(-179.32mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/