Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1996
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1989 1946
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2013
Ties: 1925, 1958
Mar–Apr 1996
2-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-0.92"
(-23.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1988 1915
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1991
Feb–Apr 1996
3-Month
4.09"
(103.89mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1989 1895
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1951
Ties: 1902
Jan–Apr 1996
4-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1989 1958
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2013
Dec 1995–Apr 1996
5-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2013
Nov 1995–Apr 1996
6-Month
9.09"
(230.89mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1994 1987
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Oct 1995–Apr 1996
7-Month
12.77"
(324.36mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Sep 1995–Apr 1996
8-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1995–Apr 1996
9-Month
20.23"
(513.84mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 1995–Apr 1996
10-Month
24.42"
(620.27mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
Jun 1995–Apr 1996
11-Month
27.00"
(685.80mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2011
May 1995–Apr 1996
12-Month
30.71"
(780.03mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Nov 1994–Apr 1996
18-Month
40.48"
(1,028.19mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
May 1994–Apr 1996
24-Month
61.45"
(1,560.83mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
Ties: 1942
May 1993–Apr 1996
36-Month
96.88"
(2,460.75mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
7.81"
(198.37mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1992 1932
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
May 1992–Apr 1996
48-Month
128.15"
(3,255.01mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
9.46"
(240.28mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
May 1991–Apr 1996
60-Month
161.84"
(4,110.74mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
13.51"
(343.16mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/