Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2005
1-Month
1.78"
(45.21mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1981
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1969
Dec 2004–Jan 2005
2-Month
3.20"
(81.28mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1961
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1969
Nov 2004–Jan 2005
3-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2016
Ties: 1960
Oct 2004–Jan 2005
4-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Sep 2004–Jan 2005
5-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 1928
Aug 2004–Jan 2005
6-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Jul 2004–Jan 2005
7-Month
18.22"
(462.79mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Jun 2004–Jan 2005
8-Month
21.67"
(550.42mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2011
May 2004–Jan 2005
9-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Apr 2004–Jan 2005
10-Month
30.23"
(767.84mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Mar 2004–Jan 2005
11-Month
32.98"
(837.69mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Feb 2004–Jan 2005
12-Month
34.15"
(867.41mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Aug 2003–Jan 2005
18-Month
45.58"
(1,157.73mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2004 1911
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Feb 2003–Jan 2005
24-Month
61.76"
(1,568.70mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2020
Feb 2002–Jan 2005
36-Month
92.43"
(2,347.72mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2020
Feb 2001–Jan 2005
48-Month
124.91"
(3,172.71mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
6.22"
(157.98mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2004 1937
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2020
Feb 2000–Jan 2005
60-Month
155.94"
(3,960.88mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
7.59"
(192.79mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/