Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1991

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1991
1-Month
0.76"
(19.30mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1987 1981
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1969
Dec 1990–Jan 1991
2-Month
2.25"
(57.15mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1990 1961
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1969
Ties: 1936
Nov 1990–Jan 1991
3-Month
3.81"
(96.77mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1990 2003
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2016
Oct 1990–Jan 1991
4-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Sep 1990–Jan 1991
5-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Aug 1990–Jan 1991
6-Month
13.07"
(331.98mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Jul 1990–Jan 1991
7-Month
16.96"
(430.78mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Jun 1990–Jan 1991
8-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
May 1990–Jan 1991
9-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
2.63"
(66.81mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Apr 1990–Jan 1991
10-Month
29.53"
(750.06mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Mar 1990–Jan 1991
11-Month
32.34"
(821.44mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1911
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Feb 1990–Jan 1991
12-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1990 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Aug 1989–Jan 1991
18-Month
44.61"
(1,133.09mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1990 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Feb 1989–Jan 1991
24-Month
57.82"
(1,468.63mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2020
Feb 1988–Jan 1991
36-Month
82.87"
(2,104.90mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1990 1935
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2020
Feb 1987–Jan 1991
48-Month
111.18"
(2,823.97mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-7.51"
(-190.76mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1959 1937
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2020
Feb 1986–Jan 1991
60-Month
146.08"
(3,710.43mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/