Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1990
1-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1989 1952
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2009
Sep–Oct 1990
2-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1989 1952
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1912
Aug–Oct 1990
3-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2018
Jul–Oct 1990
4-Month
13.15"
(334.01mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1900
Jun–Oct 1990
5-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
May–Oct 1990
6-Month
23.28"
(591.31mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
Apr–Oct 1990
7-Month
25.72"
(653.29mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
3.01"
(76.46mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1972
Mar–Oct 1990
8-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Feb–Oct 1990
9-Month
29.48"
(748.79mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan–Oct 1990
10-Month
30.48"
(774.19mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
3.89"
(98.80mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Dec 1989–Oct 1990
11-Month
31.07"
(789.18mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Nov 1989–Oct 1990
12-Month
32.38"
(822.45mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1989–Oct 1990
18-Month
50.10"
(1,272.54mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1988–Oct 1990
24-Month
59.38"
(1,508.25mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1987–Oct 1990
36-Month
84.26"
(2,140.20mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Ties: 1976
Nov 1986–Oct 1990
48-Month
109.94"
(2,792.48mm)
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
-8.76"
(-222.50mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Nov 1985–Oct 1990
60-Month
147.46"
(3,745.48mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/