Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, January 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2015
1-Month
0.69"
(17.53mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 2003 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1969
Ties: 1970
Dec 2014–Jan 2015
2-Month
1.88"
(47.75mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2003 1961
100th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1969
Ties: 1904
Nov 2014–Jan 2015
3-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2003 2003
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2016
Oct 2014–Jan 2015
4-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2012 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Sep 2014–Jan 2015
5-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
9.90"
(251.46mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Aug 2014–Jan 2015
6-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
13.46"
(341.88mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Ties: 1937, 1947
Jul 2014–Jan 2015
7-Month
17.16"
(435.86mm)
17.05"
(433.07mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Jun 2014–Jan 2015
8-Month
24.32"
(617.73mm)
21.07"
(535.18mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2011
May 2014–Jan 2015
9-Month
27.80"
(706.12mm)
24.46"
(621.28mm)
3.34"
(84.84mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Apr 2014–Jan 2015
10-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
26.96"
(684.78mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Ties: 1987
Mar 2014–Jan 2015
11-Month
33.05"
(839.47mm)
28.68"
(728.47mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2014 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Feb 2014–Jan 2015
12-Month
34.31"
(871.47mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.61"
(117.09mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2014 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Aug 2013–Jan 2015
18-Month
46.55"
(1,182.37mm)
43.18"
(1,096.77mm)
3.37"
(85.60mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1911
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Feb 2013–Jan 2015
24-Month
67.73"
(1,720.34mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Feb 2012–Jan 2015
36-Month
96.08"
(2,440.43mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
7.04"
(178.81mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2014 1935
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Feb 2011–Jan 2015
48-Month
126.36"
(3,209.54mm)
118.69"
(3,014.73mm)
7.67"
(194.81mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2009 1937
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2020
Feb 2010–Jan 2015
60-Month
162.99"
(4,139.95mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
14.64"
(371.86mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 6, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/