Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2005
1-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2009
Ties: 1935, 1994
Sep–Oct 2005
2-Month
6.07"
(154.18mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2003 1952
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1941
Aug–Oct 2005
3-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jul–Oct 2005
4-Month
12.15"
(308.61mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
-0.59"
(-14.99mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1900
Jun–Oct 2005
5-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-0.13"
(-3.31mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2010
Ties: 1997
May–Oct 2005
6-Month
19.90"
(505.46mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
-0.31"
(-7.87mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2010
Apr–Oct 2005
7-Month
21.96"
(557.78mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2010
Mar–Oct 2005
8-Month
22.99"
(583.95mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1993
Feb–Oct 2005
9-Month
24.26"
(616.20mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jan–Oct 2005
10-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1993
Dec 2004–Oct 2005
11-Month
27.46"
(697.48mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Nov 2004–Oct 2005
12-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2003 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
May 2004–Oct 2005
18-Month
52.68"
(1,338.07mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2016
Nov 2003–Oct 2005
24-Month
63.58"
(1,614.93mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2017
Nov 2002–Oct 2005
36-Month
87.62"
(2,225.55mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1990 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Nov 2001–Oct 2005
48-Month
120.39"
(3,057.91mm)
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Nov 2000–Oct 2005
60-Month
154.71"
(3,929.63mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
6.37"
(161.79mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/