Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1994
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2004
Apr–May 1994
2-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Mar–May 1994
3-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Feb–May 1994
4-Month
6.75"
(171.45mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Jan–May 1994
5-Month
8.05"
(204.47mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Dec 1993–May 1994
6-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.20"
(-55.88mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1988 1934
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Nov 1993–May 1994
7-Month
10.48"
(266.19mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1987 1934
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2013
Oct 1993–May 1994
8-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1988
Sep 1993–May 1994
9-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Aug 1993–May 1994
10-Month
20.47"
(519.94mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
-1.64"
(-41.65mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 1993–May 1994
11-Month
26.59"
(675.39mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1993–May 1994
12-Month
32.96"
(837.18mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
3.24"
(82.29mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 2015
Dec 1992–May 1994
18-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1993 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2017
Jun 1992–May 1994
24-Month
66.81"
(1,696.97mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
7.39"
(187.70mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1993 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jun 1991–May 1994
36-Month
97.76"
(2,483.10mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
8.67"
(220.21mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1992 1935
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1990–May 1994
48-Month
133.14"
(3,381.76mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
14.42"
(366.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jun 1989–May 1994
60-Month
160.61"
(4,079.49mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/