Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
1.45"
(36.83mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1943
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
4.94"
(125.48mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2015
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
2.61"
(66.30mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1982
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
8.74"
(222.00mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
15.66"
(397.76mm)
12.27"
(311.66mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
15.84"
(402.34mm)
3.02"
(76.70mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1900
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
22.74"
(577.60mm)
19.89"
(505.21mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2010
Ties: 1905
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
26.78"
(680.21mm)
23.31"
(592.07mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
25.81"
(655.57mm)
3.28"
(83.32mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1976
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
27.52"
(699.01mm)
3.95"
(100.33mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
32.39"
(822.71mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
33.32"
(846.33mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2019
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
54.25"
(1,377.95mm)
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
8.66"
(219.96mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1976
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
68.25"
(1,733.55mm)
59.39"
(1,508.51mm)
8.86"
(225.04mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1982 1989
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
98.76"
(2,508.50mm)
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
9.69"
(246.12mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1989
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
127.06"
(3,227.32mm)
118.71"
(3,015.23mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
158.56"
(4,027.42mm)
148.36"
(3,768.34mm)
10.20"
(259.08mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 30, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/