Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1966
1-Month
2.17"
(55.12mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2004
Apr–May 1966
2-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Ties: 1907
Mar–May 1966
3-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Feb–May 1966
4-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Jan–May 1966
5-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1963 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Dec 1965–May 1966
6-Month
10.82"
(274.83mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1963 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Nov 1965–May 1966
7-Month
13.03"
(330.96mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1964 1934
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2013
Oct 1965–May 1966
8-Month
14.60"
(370.84mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1964 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Sep 1965–May 1966
9-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
3.23"
(82.05mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Aug 1965–May 1966
10-Month
25.63"
(651.00mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1965–May 1966
11-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1965–May 1966
12-Month
32.24"
(818.90mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1964–May 1966
18-Month
46.12"
(1,171.45mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1965 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1964–May 1966
24-Month
63.61"
(1,615.69mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
4.19"
(106.42mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Jun 1963–May 1966
36-Month
89.75"
(2,279.65mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1965 1935
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jun 1962–May 1966
48-Month
116.30"
(2,954.02mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1961–May 1966
60-Month
148.02"
(3,759.71mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/