Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1960 1943
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
1.33"
(33.78mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1939 1976
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1982
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
6.21"
(157.73mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1910
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
10.10"
(256.54mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
14.73"
(374.14mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1900
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1956 1976
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2010
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
24.58"
(624.33mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1958 1976
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 2003
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
27.61"
(701.29mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1910
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1974
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
46.93"
(1,192.02mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1961 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
58.58"
(1,487.93mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
88.68"
(2,252.47mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1989
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
122.19"
(3,103.63mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
3.48"
(88.40mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1936
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
145.88"
(3,705.35mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1960 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Ties: 1917

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/