Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1969
1-Month
2.44"
(61.98mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1968 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Dec 1968–Jan 1969
2-Month
4.99"
(126.75mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1968 1961
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1969
Nov 1968–Jan 1969
3-Month
6.28"
(159.51mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
2.06"
(52.32mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1968 2003
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2016
Oct 1968–Jan 1969
4-Month
9.62"
(244.35mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2020
Sep 1968–Jan 1969
5-Month
14.34"
(364.24mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2020
Aug 1968–Jan 1969
6-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Jul 1968–Jan 1969
7-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
4.31"
(109.47mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jun 1968–Jan 1969
8-Month
27.39"
(695.71mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 1968–Jan 1969
9-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 1968–Jan 1969
10-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1968–Jan 1969
11-Month
35.63"
(905.00mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1968–Jan 1969
12-Month
36.22"
(919.99mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Aug 1967–Jan 1969
18-Month
47.10"
(1,196.34mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1968 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Feb 1967–Jan 1969
24-Month
63.44"
(1,611.38mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Feb 1966–Jan 1969
36-Month
90.88"
(2,308.35mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1935
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Feb 1965–Jan 1969
48-Month
126.84"
(3,221.74mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
8.15"
(207.01mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1968 1937
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Feb 1964–Jan 1969
60-Month
155.96"
(3,961.38mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/