Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1966
1-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1964 1981
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1969
Ties: 1926
Dec 1965–Jan 1966
2-Month
3.06"
(77.72mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1965 1961
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1969
Nov 1965–Jan 1966
3-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1965 2003
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2016
Oct 1965–Jan 1966
4-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Sep 1965–Jan 1966
5-Month
14.03"
(356.36mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2020
Aug 1965–Jan 1966
6-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jul 1965–Jan 1966
7-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Jun 1965–Jan 1966
8-Month
24.48"
(621.79mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
May 1965–Jan 1966
9-Month
28.82"
(732.03mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Apr 1965–Jan 1966
10-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
5.26"
(133.61mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1965 1977
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1965–Jan 1966
11-Month
34.67"
(880.62mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Feb 1965–Jan 1966
12-Month
35.96"
(913.38mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
6.26"
(159.00mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Aug 1964–Jan 1966
18-Month
49.10"
(1,247.14mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
5.92"
(150.37mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Feb 1964–Jan 1966
24-Month
65.08"
(1,653.03mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Feb 1963–Jan 1966
36-Month
90.04"
(2,287.02mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1965 1935
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Feb 1962–Jan 1966
48-Month
118.25"
(3,003.55mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1965 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Feb 1961–Jan 1966
60-Month
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/