Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1957
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1931 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Dec 1956–Jan 1957
2-Month
1.47"
(37.34mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1944 1961
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1969
Nov 1956–Jan 1957
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1956 2003
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2016
Oct 1956–Jan 1957
4-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Sep 1956–Jan 1957
5-Month
6.11"
(155.19mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1953 1977
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Aug 1956–Jan 1957
6-Month
10.51"
(266.95mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Jul 1956–Jan 1957
7-Month
14.55"
(369.57mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Jun 1956–Jan 1957
8-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
May 1956–Jan 1957
9-Month
21.40"
(543.56mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1956–Jan 1957
10-Month
23.59"
(599.19mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
-3.37"
(-85.59mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Mar 1956–Jan 1957
11-Month
25.14"
(638.56mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Feb 1956–Jan 1957
12-Month
25.79"
(655.07mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-3.91"
(-99.31mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1956 1911
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Aug 1955–Jan 1957
18-Month
36.21"
(919.73mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
-6.97"
(-177.04mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1911
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Feb 1955–Jan 1957
24-Month
51.48"
(1,307.59mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-7.92"
(-201.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Feb 1954–Jan 1957
36-Month
83.29"
(2,115.57mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Feb 1953–Jan 1957
48-Month
112.00"
(2,844.80mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
-6.69"
(-169.93mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1940 1937
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020
Feb 1952–Jan 1957
60-Month
138.64"
(3,521.46mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-9.71"
(-246.63mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/