Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2000
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1969
Ties: 1990
Dec 1999–Jan 2000
2-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 1961
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1969
Ties: 1908, 2021
Nov 1999–Jan 2000
3-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.42"
(-36.07mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1987 2003
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2016
Ties: 1904
Oct 1999–Jan 2000
4-Month
4.04"
(102.62mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Sep 1999–Jan 2000
5-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Aug 1999–Jan 2000
6-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-3.47"
(-88.13mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Jul 1999–Jan 2000
7-Month
15.79"
(401.07mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Jun 1999–Jan 2000
8-Month
20.19"
(512.83mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2011
May 1999–Jan 2000
9-Month
24.69"
(627.13mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
0.23"
(5.85mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1998 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Apr 1999–Jan 2000
10-Month
28.67"
(728.22mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1999–Jan 2000
11-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
0.91"
(23.12mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1998 1911
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Feb 1999–Jan 2000
12-Month
30.53"
(775.46mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1998 1911
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Aug 1998–Jan 2000
18-Month
44.64"
(1,133.86mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1999 1911
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Feb 1998–Jan 2000
24-Month
63.02"
(1,600.71mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1999 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Feb 1997–Jan 2000
36-Month
90.61"
(2,301.49mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1991 1935
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Ties: 1982
Feb 1996–Jan 2000
48-Month
122.10"
(3,101.34mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1998 1937
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Feb 1995–Jan 2000
60-Month
154.47"
(3,923.54mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
6.12"
(155.45mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1999 1934
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/