Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2011

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2011
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 2010 1981
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1969
Ties: 2018
Dec 2010–Jan 2011
2-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2004 1961
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1969
Nov 2010–Jan 2011
3-Month
4.33"
(109.98mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2010 2003
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2016
Oct 2010–Jan 2011
4-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2003 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2020
Sep 2010–Jan 2011
5-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Aug 2010–Jan 2011
6-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2020
Jul 2010–Jan 2011
7-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
Jun 2010–Jan 2011
8-Month
29.11"
(739.39mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
8.04"
(204.21mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
May 2010–Jan 2011
9-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Apr 2010–Jan 2011
10-Month
34.84"
(884.94mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
7.88"
(200.16mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2010 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2010–Jan 2011
11-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1911
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 2010–Jan 2011
12-Month
36.63"
(930.40mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
6.93"
(176.02mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
Aug 2009–Jan 2011
18-Month
52.33"
(1,329.18mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2010 1911
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2020
Feb 2009–Jan 2011
24-Month
68.50"
(1,739.90mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
9.10"
(231.14mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2010 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2020
Feb 2008–Jan 2011
36-Month
102.20"
(2,595.88mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
13.16"
(334.26mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2010 1935
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Feb 2007–Jan 2011
48-Month
135.82"
(3,449.83mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
17.13"
(435.10mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2010 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Feb 2006–Jan 2011
60-Month
165.00"
(4,191.00mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
16.65"
(422.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2020

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