Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2001
1-Month
1.13"
(28.70mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2000 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1969
Dec 2000–Jan 2001
2-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2000 1961
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1969
Ties: 1999
Nov 2000–Jan 2001
3-Month
5.54"
(140.72mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2000 2003
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Oct 2000–Jan 2001
4-Month
7.16"
(181.86mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Sep 2000–Jan 2001
5-Month
9.87"
(250.70mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Ties: 1995
Aug 2000–Jan 2001
6-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Jul 2000–Jan 2001
7-Month
16.98"
(431.29mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Jun 2000–Jan 2001
8-Month
22.48"
(570.99mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2011
May 2000–Jan 2001
9-Month
26.48"
(672.59mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Apr 2000–Jan 2001
10-Month
28.49"
(723.65mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
1.53"
(38.87mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1999 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Mar 2000–Jan 2001
11-Month
29.78"
(756.41mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Feb 2000–Jan 2001
12-Month
31.03"
(788.16mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2000 1911
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Aug 1999–Jan 2001
18-Month
41.02"
(1,041.91mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1990 1911
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Feb 1999–Jan 2001
24-Month
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1999 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Feb 1998–Jan 2001
36-Month
94.05"
(2,388.87mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1935
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020
Feb 1997–Jan 2001
48-Month
121.64"
(3,089.66mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1998 1937
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020
Feb 1996–Jan 2001
60-Month
153.13"
(3,889.50mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/