Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2014
1-Month
1.19"
(30.23mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 1943
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2015
Ties: 1907
Nov–Dec 2014
2-Month
2.87"
(72.90mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2015
Oct–Dec 2014
3-Month
5.58"
(141.73mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2011 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1982
Sep–Dec 2014
4-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Aug–Dec 2014
5-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Jul–Dec 2014
6-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1900
Jun–Dec 2014
7-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
May–Dec 2014
8-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Apr–Dec 2014
9-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
5.53"
(140.47mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Mar–Dec 2014
10-Month
32.36"
(821.94mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Feb–Dec 2014
11-Month
33.62"
(853.95mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Jan–Dec 2014
12-Month
34.73"
(882.14mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2018
Jul 2013–Dec 2014
18-Month
48.54"
(1,232.92mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1976
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2016
Jan 2013–Dec 2014
24-Month
68.71"
(1,745.23mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
9.32"
(236.72mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2013 1989
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2018
Jan 2012–Dec 2014
36-Month
96.43"
(2,449.32mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1989
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jan 2011–Dec 2014
48-Month
126.75"
(3,219.45mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
8.04"
(204.22mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2018
Jan 2010–Dec 2014
60-Month
163.29"
(4,147.57mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
14.93"
(379.23mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2013 1936
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/