Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1902

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1902
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1901 1943
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1902
2-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1902
3-Month
6.36"
(161.54mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Ties: 1927
Sep–Dec 1902
4-Month
9.52"
(241.81mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Aug–Dec 1902
5-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Ties: 1987
Jul–Dec 1902
6-Month
19.05"
(483.87mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1900
Jun–Dec 1902
7-Month
23.56"
(598.42mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
3.67"
(93.21mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2010
May–Dec 1902
8-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr–Dec 1902
9-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
4.28"
(108.72mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1901 1976
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Dec 1902
10-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
4.06"
(103.12mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1901 1910
18th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1990
Feb–Dec 1902
11-Month
32.47"
(824.74mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1901 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Dec 1902
12-Month
33.17"
(842.52mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
3.49"
(88.65mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1901 1910
28th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1901–Dec 1902
18-Month
46.95"
(1,192.53mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1899 1976
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2019
Jan 1901–Dec 1902
24-Month
58.85"
(1,494.79mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1901 1989
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jan 1900–Dec 1902
36-Month
91.40"
(2,321.56mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1901 1989
57th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1899–Dec 1902
48-Month
121.38"
(3,083.05mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1901 1936
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1898–Dec 1902
60-Month
149.12"
(3,787.65mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
0.76"
(19.31mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1901 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/