Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1999

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1999
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1998 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1969
Ties: 1982
Dec 1998–Jan 1999
2-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1998 1961
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1969
Ties: 2001
Nov 1998–Jan 1999
3-Month
4.53"
(115.06mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1998 2003
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Ties: 1919
Oct 1998–Jan 1999
4-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1932
Sep 1998–Jan 1999
5-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1932
Aug 1998–Jan 1999
6-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1998–Jan 1999
7-Month
16.67"
(423.42mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Jun 1998–Jan 1999
8-Month
22.24"
(564.90mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
May 1998–Jan 1999
9-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Apr 1998–Jan 1999
10-Month
28.10"
(713.74mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
Mar 1998–Jan 1999
11-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1998 1911
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2017
Feb 1998–Jan 1999
12-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1998 1911
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
Aug 1997–Jan 1999
18-Month
44.62"
(1,133.35mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
1.44"
(36.58mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1998 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Feb 1997–Jan 1999
24-Month
60.08"
(1,526.03mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1998 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2017
Feb 1996–Jan 1999
36-Month
91.57"
(2,325.88mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1998 1935
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Feb 1995–Jan 1999
48-Month
123.94"
(3,148.08mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1937
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Feb 1994–Jan 1999
60-Month
153.75"
(3,905.25mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
5.40"
(137.16mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/