Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2013
1-Month
4.81"
(122.17mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2012 1946
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Mar–Apr 2013
2-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
4.21"
(106.93mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2012 1915
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1991
Feb–Apr 2013
3-Month
8.11"
(205.99mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2012 1895
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1951
Jan–Apr 2013
4-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
6.38"
(162.05mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2012 1958
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Dec 2012–Apr 2013
5-Month
11.40"
(289.56mm)
7.62"
(193.55mm)
3.78"
(96.01mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2012 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Nov 2012–Apr 2013
6-Month
12.39"
(314.71mm)
9.45"
(240.03mm)
2.94"
(74.68mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2012 1987
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Oct 2012–Apr 2013
7-Month
15.57"
(395.48mm)
11.76"
(298.70mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2012 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Sep 2012–Apr 2013
8-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
15.14"
(384.56mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1957
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Aug 2012–Apr 2013
9-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2012 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jul 2012–Apr 2013
10-Month
22.36"
(567.94mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2012 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Jun 2012–Apr 2013
11-Month
25.84"
(656.34mm)
26.31"
(668.27mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2012–Apr 2013
12-Month
30.33"
(770.38mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Nov 2011–Apr 2013
18-Month
40.59"
(1,030.99mm)
39.16"
(994.66mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2006 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 2006
May 2011–Apr 2013
24-Month
60.07"
(1,525.78mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2017
May 2010–Apr 2013
36-Month
99.32"
(2,522.73mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2012 1932
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2009–Apr 2013
48-Month
128.51"
(3,264.15mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
9.82"
(249.42mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
May 2008–Apr 2013
60-Month
162.09"
(4,117.09mm)
148.33"
(3,767.58mm)
13.76"
(349.51mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2010 1934
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/