Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1974
1-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1973 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1980
Jul–Aug 1974
2-Month
6.92"
(175.77mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Jun–Aug 1974
3-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1910
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1993
Ties: 1932
May–Aug 1974
4-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Apr–Aug 1974
5-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1936
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Ties: 1965
Mar–Aug 1974
6-Month
19.77"
(502.16mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Feb–Aug 1974
7-Month
20.77"
(527.56mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Jan–Aug 1974
8-Month
21.98"
(558.29mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Dec 1973–Aug 1974
9-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Ties: 1962
Nov 1973–Aug 1974
10-Month
25.75"
(654.05mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
1.73"
(43.94mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Oct 1973–Aug 1974
11-Month
28.45"
(722.63mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
2.12"
(53.85mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Sep 1973–Aug 1974
12-Month
32.81"
(833.37mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1993
Mar 1973–Aug 1974
18-Month
54.14"
(1,375.16mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Sep 1972–Aug 1974
24-Month
67.00"
(1,701.80mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Sep 1971–Aug 1974
36-Month
100.68"
(2,557.27mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
11.57"
(293.88mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1970–Aug 1974
48-Month
132.12"
(3,355.85mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
13.38"
(339.85mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1969–Aug 1974
60-Month
158.75"
(4,032.25mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
10.37"
(263.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/