Climate at a Glance

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1942
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1931 1961
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1969
Ties: 1902, 1958
Dec 1941–Jan 1942
2-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1918
Ties: 1948
Nov 1941–Jan 1942
3-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1934 1997
Oct 1941–Jan 1942
4-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1908
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1999
Ties: 1927
Sep 1941–Jan 1942
5-Month
7.38"
(187.45mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1947
Aug 1941–Jan 1942
6-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Jul 1941–Jan 1942
7-Month
11.19"
(284.23mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Jun 1941–Jan 1942
8-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937, 2013
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1916
May 1941–Jan 1942
9-Month
17.58"
(446.53mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
Apr 1941–Jan 1942
10-Month
20.54"
(521.72mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
Mar 1941–Jan 1942
11-Month
21.30"
(541.02mm)
17.82"
(452.63mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
Feb 1941–Jan 1942
12-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1916
Aug 1940–Jan 1942
18-Month
28.33"
(719.58mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Feb 1940–Jan 1942
24-Month
38.98"
(990.09mm)
37.24"
(945.90mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Feb 1939–Jan 1942
36-Month
53.63"
(1,362.20mm)
55.81"
(1,417.57mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1996
Feb 1938–Jan 1942
48-Month
72.46"
(1,840.48mm)
74.38"
(1,889.25mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2012
Feb 1937–Jan 1942
60-Month
89.28"
(2,267.71mm)
92.96"
(2,361.18mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1938
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2012

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/