Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2002
1-Month
3.29"
(83.57mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2000 1946
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2013
Mar–Apr 2002
2-Month
5.04"
(128.02mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2000 1915
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1991
Feb–Apr 2002
3-Month
6.31"
(160.27mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2000 1895
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1951
Jan–Apr 2002
4-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1958
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2013
Dec 2001–Apr 2002
5-Month
7.93"
(201.42mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2013
Nov 2001–Apr 2002
6-Month
10.01"
(254.25mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2000 1987
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Oct 2001–Apr 2002
7-Month
13.01"
(330.45mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2000 1925
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 2001–Apr 2002
8-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2000 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Aug 2001–Apr 2002
9-Month
19.94"
(506.48mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jul 2001–Apr 2002
10-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2017
Jun 2001–Apr 2002
11-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
May 2001–Apr 2002
12-Month
31.81"
(807.97mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.11"
(53.59mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Nov 2000–Apr 2002
18-Month
44.33"
(1,125.98mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
May 2000–Apr 2002
24-Month
65.27"
(1,657.86mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2017
May 1999–Apr 2002
36-Month
94.51"
(2,400.55mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
5.44"
(138.17mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1932
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Ties: 1980
May 1998–Apr 2002
48-Month
126.03"
(3,201.16mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
7.34"
(186.43mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Apr 2002
60-Month
155.99"
(3,962.15mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
7.66"
(194.57mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/