Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1990
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1989 1943
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2015
Nov–Dec 1990
2-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2015
Oct–Dec 1990
3-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1982
Sep–Dec 1990
4-Month
8.50"
(215.90mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Aug–Dec 1990
5-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jul–Dec 1990
6-Month
16.20"
(411.48mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1900
Jun–Dec 1990
7-Month
22.39"
(568.71mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2010
May–Dec 1990
8-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
3.02"
(76.71mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Apr–Dec 1990
9-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
2.96"
(75.19mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Mar–Dec 1990
10-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1902
Feb–Dec 1990
11-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
3.99"
(101.34mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan–Dec 1990
12-Month
33.53"
(851.66mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1989 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1989–Dec 1990
18-Month
46.46"
(1,180.08mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
0.87"
(22.09mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1989 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan 1989–Dec 1990
24-Month
58.10"
(1,475.74mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
-1.29"
(-32.77mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jan 1988–Dec 1990
36-Month
83.27"
(2,115.06mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
-5.80"
(-147.32mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
Jan 1987–Dec 1990
48-Month
111.08"
(2,821.43mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
-7.63"
(-193.80mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019
Jan 1986–Dec 1990
60-Month
146.00"
(3,708.40mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/