Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2000
1-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1999 1943
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2015
Ties: 1899
Nov–Dec 2000
2-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2015
Oct–Dec 2000
3-Month
6.03"
(153.16mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1982
Ties: 1969
Sep–Dec 2000
4-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Aug–Dec 2000
5-Month
11.95"
(303.53mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1964
Jul–Dec 2000
6-Month
15.85"
(402.59mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Ties: 1979
Jun–Dec 2000
7-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2010
May–Dec 2000
8-Month
25.35"
(643.89mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Apr–Dec 2000
9-Month
27.36"
(694.94mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1998 1976
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Mar–Dec 2000
10-Month
28.65"
(727.71mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1999 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Feb–Dec 2000
11-Month
29.90"
(759.46mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jan–Dec 2000
12-Month
30.90"
(784.86mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jul 1999–Dec 2000
18-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1997 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jan 1999–Dec 2000
24-Month
62.32"
(1,582.93mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1998 1989
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jan 1998–Dec 2000
36-Month
94.50"
(2,400.30mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1999 1989
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan 1997–Dec 2000
48-Month
122.38"
(3,108.45mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1997 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jan 1996–Dec 2000
60-Month
154.02"
(3,912.11mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
5.66"
(143.77mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1998 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 11, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/