Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2018
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 2016 1981
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1969
Ties: 2011
Dec 2017–Jan 2018
2-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2015 1961
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1969
Ties: 1924, 1930
Nov 2017–Jan 2018
3-Month
3.15"
(80.01mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Oct 2017–Jan 2018
4-Month
7.85"
(199.39mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Sep 2017–Jan 2018
5-Month
10.36"
(263.14mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Aug 2017–Jan 2018
6-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.18"
(29.98mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Jul 2017–Jan 2018
7-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Jun 2017–Jan 2018
8-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2011
May 2017–Jan 2018
9-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Apr 2017–Jan 2018
10-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Ties: 2002
Mar 2017–Jan 2018
11-Month
31.78"
(807.21mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2013 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Feb 2017–Jan 2018
12-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2013 1911
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Aug 2016–Jan 2018
18-Month
51.51"
(1,308.35mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1911
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Feb 2016–Jan 2018
24-Month
70.32"
(1,786.13mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
10.92"
(277.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Feb 2015–Jan 2018
36-Month
104.81"
(2,662.17mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
15.77"
(400.55mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1935
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Feb 2014–Jan 2018
48-Month
139.12"
(3,533.65mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
20.43"
(518.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1937
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Feb 2013–Jan 2018
60-Month
172.54"
(4,382.52mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
24.19"
(614.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2017 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/