Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1943
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1969
Dec 1942–Jan 1943
2-Month
2.96"
(75.18mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.57"
(14.47mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1942 1961
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1969
Nov 1942–Jan 1943
3-Month
4.57"
(116.08mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1942 2003
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Ties: 2007
Oct 1942–Jan 1943
4-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Sep 1942–Jan 1943
5-Month
11.04"
(280.42mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Ties: 2010
Aug 1942–Jan 1943
6-Month
14.62"
(371.35mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Jul 1942–Jan 1943
7-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Ties: 2010
Jun 1942–Jan 1943
8-Month
22.92"
(582.17mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2011
Ties: 1912
May 1942–Jan 1943
9-Month
27.99"
(710.95mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
3.53"
(89.67mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Apr 1942–Jan 1943
10-Month
29.57"
(751.08mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Mar 1942–Jan 1943
11-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1942 1911
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Ties: 1984
Feb 1942–Jan 1943
12-Month
32.78"
(832.61mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1942 1911
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Aug 1941–Jan 1943
18-Month
50.46"
(1,281.68mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1942 1911
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Feb 1941–Jan 1943
24-Month
64.70"
(1,643.38mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 2020
Feb 1940–Jan 1943
36-Month
94.62"
(2,403.35mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
5.58"
(141.73mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2020
Feb 1939–Jan 1943
48-Month
119.34"
(3,031.24mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Feb 1938–Jan 1943
60-Month
152.90"
(3,883.66mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 1, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/