Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
3.89"
(98.81mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.36"
(9.15mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1980
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1930
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Ties: 1978
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
18.37"
(466.60mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1993
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1910
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Ties: 1974
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
28.34"
(719.84mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1993
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1993
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
50.88"
(1,292.35mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
59.57"
(1,513.08mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
93.26"
(2,368.80mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
123.07"
(3,125.98mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
148.28"
(3,766.31mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/