Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, May 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2019
1-Month
5.48"
(139.19mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2004
Apr–May 2019
2-Month
8.70"
(220.98mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Mar–May 2019
3-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
7.63"
(193.80mm)
2.81"
(71.38mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Feb–May 2019
4-Month
12.88"
(327.15mm)
8.65"
(219.71mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Jan–May 2019
5-Month
14.21"
(360.93mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
4.42"
(112.26mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Dec 2018–May 2019
6-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Nov 2018–May 2019
7-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
12.87"
(326.90mm)
4.76"
(120.90mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Oct 2018–May 2019
8-Month
22.16"
(562.86mm)
15.17"
(385.32mm)
6.99"
(177.54mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2018–May 2019
9-Month
27.41"
(696.21mm)
18.56"
(471.42mm)
8.85"
(224.79mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–May 2019
10-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
22.11"
(561.59mm)
10.11"
(256.80mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–May 2019
11-Month
35.68"
(906.27mm)
25.70"
(652.78mm)
9.98"
(253.49mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2018–May 2019
12-Month
41.12"
(1,044.45mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 2017–May 2019
18-Month
52.14"
(1,324.36mm)
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
11.40"
(289.56mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1911
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2017–May 2019
24-Month
72.24"
(1,834.90mm)
59.42"
(1,509.27mm)
12.82"
(325.63mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2016–May 2019
36-Month
110.87"
(2,816.10mm)
89.09"
(2,262.89mm)
21.78"
(553.21mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1935
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2015–May 2019
48-Month
146.24"
(3,714.50mm)
118.72"
(3,015.49mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2014–May 2019
60-Month
179.20"
(4,551.68mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 4, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/