Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2014
1-Month
2.71"
(68.83mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1952
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2009
Ties: 1905
Sep–Oct 2014
2-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2013 1952
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1941
Aug–Oct 2014
3-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Jul–Oct 2014
4-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1900
Jun–Oct 2014
5-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
3.97"
(100.83mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May–Oct 2014
6-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
4.03"
(102.37mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr–Oct 2014
7-Month
28.47"
(723.14mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
5.76"
(146.31mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Mar–Oct 2014
8-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Feb–Oct 2014
9-Month
30.75"
(781.05mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
5.31"
(134.87mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Jan–Oct 2014
10-Month
31.86"
(809.24mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
5.27"
(133.85mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1993
Dec 2013–Oct 2014
11-Month
33.30"
(845.82mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2016
Nov 2013–Oct 2014
12-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
5.58"
(141.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2016
Ties: 2017
May 2013–Oct 2014
18-Month
56.06"
(1,423.92mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2016
Nov 2012–Oct 2014
24-Month
68.45"
(1,738.63mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
9.08"
(230.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2017
Nov 2011–Oct 2014
36-Month
96.65"
(2,454.91mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Nov 2010–Oct 2014
48-Month
127.13"
(3,229.10mm)
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
8.43"
(214.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2008 1936
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2018
Nov 2009–Oct 2014
60-Month
163.51"
(4,153.15mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
15.17"
(385.31mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/