Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2005
1-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2004 1946
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2013
Ties: 1935, 1939
Mar–Apr 2005
2-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
-1.12"
(-28.44mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1987 1915
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1991
Ties: 2015
Feb–Apr 2005
3-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1996 1895
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1951
Jan–Apr 2005
4-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1958
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2013
Dec 2004–Apr 2005
5-Month
7.56"
(192.02mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2013
Nov 2004–Apr 2005
6-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2003 1987
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Oct 2004–Apr 2005
7-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2003 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Sep 2004–Apr 2005
8-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Aug 2004–Apr 2005
9-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jul 2004–Apr 2005
10-Month
22.58"
(573.53mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2017
Jun 2004–Apr 2005
11-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2011
May 2004–Apr 2005
12-Month
32.78"
(832.61mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Nov 2003–Apr 2005
18-Month
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
4.52"
(114.81mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2017
May 2003–Apr 2005
24-Month
61.37"
(1,558.80mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2017
May 2002–Apr 2005
36-Month
90.48"
(2,298.19mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1932
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
May 2001–Apr 2005
48-Month
122.29"
(3,106.17mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
May 2000–Apr 2005
60-Month
155.75"
(3,956.05mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
7.42"
(188.47mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/