Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Northern Rockies and Plains Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1943
1-Month
1.39"
(35.31mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1942 1961
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1969
Dec 1942–Jan 1943
2-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
0.47"
(11.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1918
Ties: 1917
Nov 1942–Jan 1943
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1942 1955
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1997
Oct 1942–Jan 1943
4-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1942 1908
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1999
Ties: 1930, 1949, 1976
Sep 1942–Jan 1943
5-Month
6.51"
(165.35mm)
5.53"
(140.46mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1941 1953
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1947
Aug 1942–Jan 1943
6-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
0.89"
(22.61mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Jul 1942–Jan 1943
7-Month
9.86"
(250.44mm)
9.35"
(237.49mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Ties: 1984
Jun 1942–Jan 1943
8-Month
13.24"
(336.30mm)
12.31"
(312.67mm)
0.93"
(23.63mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937, 2013
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Ties: 1927
May 1942–Jan 1943
9-Month
17.36"
(440.94mm)
14.92"
(378.97mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Ties: 1969
Apr 1942–Jan 1943
10-Month
19.62"
(498.35mm)
16.67"
(423.42mm)
2.95"
(74.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Mar 1942–Jan 1943
11-Month
20.97"
(532.64mm)
17.82"
(452.63mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Feb 1942–Jan 1943
12-Month
21.77"
(552.96mm)
18.62"
(472.95mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1941 1935
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1916
Aug 1941–Jan 1943
18-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
25.90"
(657.86mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1928
Feb 1941–Jan 1943
24-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
37.24"
(945.90mm)
6.31"
(160.27mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2020
Feb 1940–Jan 1943
36-Month
60.75"
(1,543.05mm)
55.81"
(1,417.57mm)
4.94"
(125.48mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1996
Feb 1939–Jan 1943
48-Month
75.40"
(1,915.16mm)
74.38"
(1,889.25mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1942 1937
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2012
Feb 1938–Jan 1943
60-Month
94.23"
(2,393.44mm)
92.96"
(2,361.18mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1942 1938
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2012
Ties: 1929

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/