Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1963
1-Month
0.60"
(15.24mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1969
Ties: 1931
Dec 1962–Jan 1963
2-Month
1.36"
(34.54mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1961 1961
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1969
Nov 1962–Jan 1963
3-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2003
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2016
Oct 1962–Jan 1963
4-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1932
Sep 1962–Jan 1963
5-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-3.09"
(-78.49mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1932
Aug 1962–Jan 1963
6-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1962–Jan 1963
7-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Jun 1962–Jan 1963
8-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1957 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
May 1962–Jan 1963
9-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Apr 1962–Jan 1963
10-Month
25.18"
(639.57mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1959 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2011
Mar 1962–Jan 1963
11-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Feb 1962–Jan 1963
12-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1959 1911
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Aug 1961–Jan 1963
18-Month
43.37"
(1,101.60mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1962 1911
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2017
Feb 1961–Jan 1963
24-Month
58.87"
(1,495.30mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2017
Feb 1960–Jan 1963
36-Month
87.77"
(2,229.36mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1961 1935
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Feb 1959–Jan 1963
48-Month
121.93"
(3,097.02mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1962 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Feb 1958–Jan 1963
60-Month
145.78"
(3,702.81mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1961 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/