Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2002
1-Month
4.84"
(122.94mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1980
Jul–Aug 2002
2-Month
8.95"
(227.33mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2001 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Jun–Aug 2002
3-Month
13.68"
(347.47mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
May–Aug 2002
4-Month
16.88"
(428.75mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Ties: 1899, 1959
Apr–Aug 2002
5-Month
20.17"
(512.32mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2001 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Mar–Aug 2002
6-Month
21.92"
(556.77mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Feb–Aug 2002
7-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
3.38"
(85.86mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Jan–Aug 2002
8-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2001 1910
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Dec 2001–Aug 2002
9-Month
24.81"
(630.17mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
2.62"
(66.54mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Nov 2001–Aug 2002
10-Month
26.89"
(683.01mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2000 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1993
Oct 2001–Aug 2002
11-Month
29.89"
(759.21mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
3.56"
(90.43mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Sep 2001–Aug 2002
12-Month
33.41"
(848.61mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1993
Mar 2001–Aug 2002
18-Month
53.80"
(1,366.52mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
5.32"
(135.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Sep 2000–Aug 2002
24-Month
65.54"
(1,664.72mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
6.11"
(155.20mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
Sep 1999–Aug 2002
36-Month
93.35"
(2,371.09mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 1998–Aug 2002
48-Month
127.56"
(3,240.02mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
8.82"
(224.02mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2001 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Sep 1997–Aug 2002
60-Month
158.47"
(4,025.14mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
10.09"
(256.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/