Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2013

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2013
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2008 1930
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1980
Ties: 1949
Jul–Aug 2013
2-Month
4.91"
(124.71mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
118th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 1993
Ties: 1967
Jun–Aug 2013
3-Month
9.93"
(252.22mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2012 1910
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Ties: 1901, 1911
May–Aug 2013
4-Month
15.30"
(388.62mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1910
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Apr–Aug 2013
5-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
3.04"
(77.21mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Mar–Aug 2013
6-Month
21.87"
(555.50mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2012 1910
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Feb–Aug 2013
7-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2012 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Jan–Aug 2013
8-Month
25.08"
(637.03mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2012 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Dec 2012–Aug 2013
9-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
4.51"
(114.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Nov 2012–Aug 2013
10-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Oct 2012–Aug 2013
11-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Sep 2012–Aug 2013
12-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1993
Ties: 2009
Mar 2012–Aug 2013
18-Month
50.42"
(1,280.67mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2012 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Sep 2011–Aug 2013
24-Month
59.78"
(1,518.41mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2006 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2017
Ties: 2006
Sep 2010–Aug 2013
36-Month
94.11"
(2,390.39mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2007 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Sep 2009–Aug 2013
48-Month
129.71"
(3,294.63mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
10.97"
(278.63mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 2012
Sep 2008–Aug 2013
60-Month
162.06"
(4,116.32mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2009 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/