Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2001
1-Month
1.09"
(27.69mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1943
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Ties: 1957
Nov–Dec 2001
2-Month
3.17"
(80.52mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2015
Oct–Dec 2001
3-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1982
Ties: 2004, 2016
Sep–Dec 2001
4-Month
9.69"
(246.13mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Aug–Dec 2001
5-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jul–Dec 2001
6-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1900
Jun–Dec 2001
7-Month
19.91"
(505.71mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2010
May–Dec 2001
8-Month
24.97"
(634.24mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
1.66"
(42.17mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Apr–Dec 2001
9-Month
29.30"
(744.22mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Mar–Dec 2001
10-Month
30.08"
(764.03mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
2.56"
(65.02mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2000 1910
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Feb–Dec 2001
11-Month
31.95"
(811.53mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2000 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jan–Dec 2001
12-Month
33.08"
(840.23mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2000 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 2000–Dec 2001
18-Month
48.93"
(1,242.82mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2000 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 2000–Dec 2001
24-Month
63.98"
(1,625.09mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2000 1989
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Jan 1999–Dec 2001
36-Month
95.40"
(2,423.16mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2000 1989
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jan 1998–Dec 2001
48-Month
127.58"
(3,240.53mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1936
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 1997–Dec 2001
60-Month
155.46"
(3,948.68mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2000 1936
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on July 9, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/