Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1968
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1967 1943
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1968
2-Month
3.84"
(97.54mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2015
Oct–Dec 1968
3-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1982
Sep–Dec 1968
4-Month
11.90"
(302.26mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug–Dec 1968
5-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jul–Dec 1968
6-Month
18.92"
(480.57mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1900
Jun–Dec 1968
7-Month
24.95"
(633.73mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2010
May–Dec 1968
8-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Apr–Dec 1968
9-Month
32.04"
(813.82mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
6.23"
(158.25mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar–Dec 1968
10-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Feb–Dec 1968
11-Month
33.78"
(858.01mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
5.24"
(133.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan–Dec 1968
12-Month
34.67"
(880.62mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jul 1967–Dec 1968
18-Month
46.73"
(1,186.94mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan 1967–Dec 1968
24-Month
63.01"
(1,600.45mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
3.62"
(91.94mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1967 1989
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jan 1966–Dec 1968
36-Month
89.41"
(2,271.01mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1964 1989
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2019
Jan 1965–Dec 1968
48-Month
125.59"
(3,189.99mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
6.88"
(174.76mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Jan 1964–Dec 1968
60-Month
154.23"
(3,917.44mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1967 1936
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

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/