Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1985
1-Month
0.92"
(23.37mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1984 1981
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1969
Ties: 1896
Dec 1984–Jan 1985
2-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 1961
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1969
Ties: 1946, 1996
Nov 1984–Jan 1985
3-Month
4.74"
(120.40mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1982 2003
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Oct 1984–Jan 1985
4-Month
9.39"
(238.51mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
Sep 1984–Jan 1985
5-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Aug 1984–Jan 1985
6-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Jul 1984–Jan 1985
7-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Jun 1984–Jan 1985
8-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
2.41"
(61.21mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2011
May 1984–Jan 1985
9-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Apr 1984–Jan 1985
10-Month
30.11"
(764.79mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
Mar 1984–Jan 1985
11-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Feb 1984–Jan 1985
12-Month
32.71"
(830.83mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.01"
(76.45mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1911
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Aug 1983–Jan 1985
18-Month
49.00"
(1,244.60mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1983 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Feb 1983–Jan 1985
24-Month
65.73"
(1,669.54mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Feb 1982–Jan 1985
36-Month
99.70"
(2,532.38mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1984 1935
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1981–Jan 1985
48-Month
131.80"
(3,347.72mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
13.11"
(332.99mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1980–Jan 1985
60-Month
159.00"
(4,038.60mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/