Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1982
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Ties: 1999
Dec 1981–Jan 1982
2-Month
3.01"
(76.45mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.62"
(15.74mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1961
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1969
Nov 1981–Jan 1982
3-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1981 2003
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2016
Oct 1981–Jan 1982
4-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Sep 1981–Jan 1982
5-Month
10.43"
(264.92mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Aug 1981–Jan 1982
6-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
1.43"
(36.33mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Jul 1981–Jan 1982
7-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Jun 1981–Jan 1982
8-Month
23.70"
(601.98mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2011
May 1981–Jan 1982
9-Month
25.97"
(659.64mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Apr 1981–Jan 1982
10-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
2.53"
(64.27mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Mar 1981–Jan 1982
11-Month
30.33"
(770.38mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Feb 1981–Jan 1982
12-Month
32.10"
(815.34mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
Aug 1980–Jan 1982
18-Month
46.65"
(1,184.91mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1981 1911
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2020
Feb 1980–Jan 1982
24-Month
59.30"
(1,506.22mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Feb 1979–Jan 1982
36-Month
90.61"
(2,301.49mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
1.57"
(39.87mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1935
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Ties: 2000
Feb 1978–Jan 1982
48-Month
122.13"
(3,102.10mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1980 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2020
Feb 1977–Jan 1982
60-Month
157.46"
(3,999.48mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
9.11"
(231.39mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 29, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/