Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2006
1-Month
1.93"
(49.02mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2005 1943
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2015
Nov–Dec 2006
2-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2004 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2015
Oct–Dec 2006
3-Month
5.75"
(146.05mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1982
Sep–Dec 2006
4-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2018
Ties: 1905
Aug–Dec 2006
5-Month
13.33"
(338.58mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2005 1976
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2018
Jul–Dec 2006
6-Month
16.35"
(415.29mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2005 1976
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1900
Jun–Dec 2006
7-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2010
May–Dec 2006
8-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2010
Apr–Dec 2006
9-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2010
Mar–Dec 2006
10-Month
27.31"
(693.67mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1910
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2010
Feb–Dec 2006
11-Month
28.13"
(714.50mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2018
Jan–Dec 2006
12-Month
29.51"
(749.55mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2003 1910
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2018
Ties: 1969
Jul 2005–Dec 2006
18-Month
45.78"
(1,162.81mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2003 1976
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2016
Jan 2005–Dec 2006
24-Month
59.67"
(1,515.62mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2003 1989
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2018
Jan 2004–Dec 2006
36-Month
93.14"
(2,365.76mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
4.07"
(103.38mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2005 1989
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2018
Jan 2003–Dec 2006
48-Month
120.09"
(3,050.29mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
1.38"
(35.06mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2018
Jan 2002–Dec 2006
60-Month
150.85"
(3,831.59mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1992 1936
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/