Regional Rankings

Regional Data Info
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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, October 1936

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1936
1-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
36th Driest
Driest since:
1952
93rd Wettest
Wettest since:
2009
Sep–Oct 1936
2-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
5.64"
(143.26mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
68th Driest
Driest since:
1952
61st Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Ties: 2002
Aug–Oct 1936
3-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
9.17"
(232.92mm)
0.40"
(10.16mm)
76th Driest
Driest since:
1976
53rd Wettest
Wettest since:
2018
Jul–Oct 1936
4-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
-2.32"
(-58.93mm)
16th Driest
Driest since:
1976
113th Wettest
Wettest since:
1900
Jun–Oct 1936
5-Month
12.64"
(321.06mm)
16.79"
(426.47mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
5th Driest
Driest since:
1976
124th Wettest
Wettest since:
2010
May–Oct 1936
6-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
20.21"
(513.33mm)
-4.93"
(-125.22mm)
4th Driest
Driest since:
1976
125th Wettest
Wettest since:
2010
Apr–Oct 1936
7-Month
16.66"
(423.16mm)
22.71"
(576.83mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
3rd Driest
Driest since:
1976
126th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Mar–Oct 1936
8-Month
18.02"
(457.71mm)
24.42"
(620.27mm)
-6.40"
(-162.56mm)
3rd Driest
Driest since:
1910
126th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Feb–Oct 1936
9-Month
19.50"
(495.30mm)
25.44"
(646.18mm)
-5.94"
(-150.88mm)
4th Driest
Driest since:
1910
125th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Jan–Oct 1936
10-Month
20.80"
(528.32mm)
26.59"
(675.39mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
5th Driest
Driest since:
1910
124th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Dec 1935–Oct 1936
11-Month
21.75"
(552.45mm)
27.83"
(706.88mm)
-6.08"
(-154.43mm)
3rd Driest
Driest since:
1910
125th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Nov 1935–Oct 1936
12-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
29.66"
(753.36mm)
-5.78"
(-146.81mm)
5th Driest
Driest since:
1934
123rd Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
May 1935–Oct 1936
18-Month
43.84"
(1,113.54mm)
49.91"
(1,267.71mm)
-6.07"
(-154.17mm)
12th Driest
Driest since:
1934
116th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Nov 1934–Oct 1936
24-Month
54.49"
(1,384.05mm)
59.37"
(1,508.00mm)
-4.88"
(-123.95mm)
16th Driest
Driest since:
1934
111th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Nov 1933–Oct 1936
36-Month
77.51"
(1,968.75mm)
89.05"
(2,261.87mm)
-11.54"
(-293.12mm)
2nd Driest
Driest since:
1931
124th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Nov 1932–Oct 1936
48-Month
103.25"
(2,622.55mm)
118.70"
(3,014.98mm)
-15.45"
(-392.43mm)
1st Driest
Driest since:
1936
124th Wettest
Wettest since:
2019
Nov 1931–Oct 1936
60-Month
132.96"
(3,377.18mm)
148.34"
(3,767.84mm)
-15.38"
(-390.66mm)
4th Driest
Driest since:
1934
120th Wettest
Wettest since:
2020

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