Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1977
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1976 1952
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2009
Ties: 1918, 1967
Sep–Oct 1977
2-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1976 1952
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Ties: 1931
Aug–Oct 1977
3-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Jul–Oct 1977
4-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1900
Jun–Oct 1977
5-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
3.49"
(88.64mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2010
May–Oct 1977
6-Month
23.04"
(585.22mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
2.83"
(71.89mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2010
Ties: 2007
Apr–Oct 1977
7-Month
25.60"
(650.24mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar–Oct 1977
8-Month
29.06"
(738.12mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Feb–Oct 1977
9-Month
30.04"
(763.02mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan–Oct 1977
10-Month
30.77"
(781.56mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Dec 1976–Oct 1977
11-Month
31.38"
(797.05mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1976 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1976–Oct 1977
12-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1976–Oct 1977
18-Month
43.80"
(1,112.52mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
-6.11"
(-155.19mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1975–Oct 1977
24-Month
56.65"
(1,438.91mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
-2.72"
(-69.09mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1976 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1974–Oct 1977
36-Month
86.58"
(2,199.13mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1976 1931
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1973–Oct 1977
48-Month
116.07"
(2,948.18mm)
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1966 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Nov 1972–Oct 1977
60-Month
150.38"
(3,819.65mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/