Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2006
1-Month
1.38"
(35.05mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2004 1981
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1969
Dec 2005–Jan 2006
2-Month
2.67"
(67.82mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1961
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1969
Ties: 1941
Nov 2005–Jan 2006
3-Month
5.50"
(139.70mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2005 2003
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Ties: 1972
Oct 2005–Jan 2006
4-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Sep 2005–Jan 2006
5-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Aug 2005–Jan 2006
6-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1981
Jul 2005–Jan 2006
7-Month
17.65"
(448.31mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Ties: 1941
Jun 2005–Jan 2006
8-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2005 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
May 2005–Jan 2006
9-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Apr 2005–Jan 2006
10-Month
27.46"
(697.48mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Mar 2005–Jan 2006
11-Month
28.49"
(723.65mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Feb 2005–Jan 2006
12-Month
29.76"
(755.90mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Aug 2004–Jan 2006
18-Month
44.20"
(1,122.68mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Feb 2004–Jan 2006
24-Month
63.91"
(1,623.31mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2005 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2020
Feb 2003–Jan 2006
36-Month
91.52"
(2,324.61mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Feb 2002–Jan 2006
48-Month
122.19"
(3,103.63mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Feb 2001–Jan 2006
60-Month
154.67"
(3,928.62mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/