Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1977
1-Month
2.56"
(65.02mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1972 1946
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1944
Mar–Apr 1977
2-Month
6.02"
(152.91mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1976 1915
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1991
Feb–Apr 1977
3-Month
7.00"
(177.80mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1975 1895
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1951
Jan–Apr 1977
4-Month
7.73"
(196.34mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1974 1958
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Ties: 1999
Dec 1976–Apr 1977
5-Month
8.34"
(211.84mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Nov 1976–Apr 1977
6-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Oct 1976–Apr 1977
7-Month
9.95"
(252.73mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1964 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1976–Apr 1977
8-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Aug 1976–Apr 1977
9-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-5.93"
(-150.63mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jul 1976–Apr 1977
10-Month
15.20"
(386.08mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-7.08"
(-179.83mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Jun 1976–Apr 1977
11-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-7.80"
(-198.12mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2011
May 1976–Apr 1977
12-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-8.94"
(-227.08mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Nov 1975–Apr 1977
18-Month
33.61"
(853.69mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
May 1975–Apr 1977
24-Month
52.07"
(1,322.58mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-7.33"
(-186.18mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1957 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
May 1974–Apr 1977
36-Month
82.52"
(2,096.01mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1959 1932
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Ties: 1938
May 1973–Apr 1977
48-Month
115.63"
(2,937.00mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1965 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
May 1972–Apr 1977
60-Month
150.58"
(3,824.73mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/