Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, August 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2019
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1980
Ties: 2000
Jul–Aug 2019
2-Month
7.34"
(186.44mm)
7.10"
(180.34mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1993
Jun–Aug 2019
3-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
11.16"
(283.46mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1993
Ties: 1958
May–Aug 2019
4-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
14.57"
(370.08mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1910
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1993
Apr–Aug 2019
5-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
17.07"
(433.58mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Mar–Aug 2019
6-Month
21.62"
(549.15mm)
18.78"
(477.01mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Feb–Aug 2019
7-Month
24.07"
(611.38mm)
19.81"
(503.17mm)
4.26"
(108.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Jan–Aug 2019
8-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
20.95"
(532.13mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1993
Dec 2018–Aug 2019
9-Month
27.07"
(687.58mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
4.88"
(123.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Nov 2018–Aug 2019
10-Month
28.82"
(732.03mm)
24.02"
(610.11mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Oct 2018–Aug 2019
11-Month
33.35"
(847.09mm)
26.33"
(668.78mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1993
Sep 2018–Aug 2019
12-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
29.71"
(754.63mm)
8.89"
(225.81mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1993
Mar 2018–Aug 2019
18-Month
59.58"
(1,513.33mm)
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
11.10"
(281.94mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2017–Aug 2019
24-Month
71.62"
(1,819.15mm)
59.43"
(1,509.52mm)
12.19"
(309.63mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Sep 2016–Aug 2019
36-Month
107.36"
(2,726.94mm)
89.11"
(2,263.39mm)
18.25"
(463.55mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2015–Aug 2019
48-Month
144.88"
(3,679.95mm)
118.74"
(3,016.00mm)
26.14"
(663.95mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 2014–Aug 2019
60-Month
175.83"
(4,466.08mm)
148.38"
(3,768.85mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
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 January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/