Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1930

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1930
1-Month
1.17"
(29.72mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1969
Dec 1929–Jan 1930
2-Month
2.07"
(52.58mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1927 1961
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1969
Ties: 1924, 2018
Nov 1929–Jan 1930
3-Month
3.13"
(79.50mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1925 2003
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2016
Oct 1929–Jan 1930
4-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1926 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Sep 1929–Jan 1930
5-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Ties: 1919
Aug 1929–Jan 1930
6-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Jul 1929–Jan 1930
7-Month
14.20"
(360.68mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Jun 1929–Jan 1930
8-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2011
May 1929–Jan 1930
9-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-4.82"
(-122.42mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1918 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Apr 1929–Jan 1930
10-Month
23.28"
(591.31mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Mar 1929–Jan 1930
11-Month
24.73"
(628.14mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1924 1911
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Feb 1929–Jan 1930
12-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1924 1911
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Aug 1928–Jan 1930
18-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1927 1911
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Feb 1928–Jan 1930
24-Month
58.53"
(1,486.66mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1927 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Feb 1927–Jan 1930
36-Month
87.10"
(2,212.34mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1928 1935
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Feb 1926–Jan 1930
48-Month
117.50"
(2,984.50mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1928 1937
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Feb 1925–Jan 1930
60-Month
143.83"
(3,653.28mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/