Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1982
1-Month
2.62"
(66.55mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1981 1943
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1982
2-Month
5.63"
(143.00mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2015
Oct–Dec 1982
3-Month
9.10"
(231.14mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Sep–Dec 1982
4-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
3.82"
(97.02mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug–Dec 1982
5-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
3.65"
(92.71mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jul–Dec 1982
6-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
5.09"
(129.28mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1900
Jun–Dec 1982
7-Month
23.77"
(603.76mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
3.88"
(98.55mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2010
May–Dec 1982
8-Month
28.28"
(718.31mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Apr–Dec 1982
9-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Mar–Dec 1982
10-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Feb–Dec 1982
11-Month
33.04"
(839.22mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan–Dec 1982
12-Month
34.93"
(887.22mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jul 1981–Dec 1982
18-Month
51.56"
(1,309.62mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
5.97"
(151.63mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jan 1981–Dec 1982
24-Month
65.44"
(1,662.18mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1989
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jan 1980–Dec 1982
36-Month
93.74"
(2,381.00mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1989
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Jan 1979–Dec 1982
48-Month
125.24"
(3,181.10mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
6.53"
(165.87mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1981 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jan 1978–Dec 1982
60-Month
156.20"
(3,967.48mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
7.84"
(199.14mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 7, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/