Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1898
1-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1897 1987
22nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan–Feb 1898
2-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 1987
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Dec 1897–Feb 1898
3-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1969
Ties: 1974
Nov 1897–Feb 1898
4-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 2003
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2016
Oct 1897–Feb 1898
5-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Sep 1897–Feb 1898
6-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1897–Feb 1898
7-Month
10.92"
(277.37mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
-3.56"
(-90.42mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1897–Feb 1898
8-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jun 1897–Feb 1898
9-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-1.96"
(-49.79mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1897–Feb 1898
10-Month
22.12"
(561.85mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Apr 1897–Feb 1898
11-Month
24.93"
(633.22mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-3.06"
(-77.73mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1896 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Mar 1897–Feb 1898
12-Month
27.29"
(693.17mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-2.41"
(-61.21mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1896 1911
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Sep 1896–Feb 1898
18-Month
40.74"
(1,034.80mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Mar 1896–Feb 1898
24-Month
62.18"
(1,579.37mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.78"
(70.61mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
46th Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Mar 1895–Feb 1898
36-Month
85.93"
(2,182.62mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1935
87th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/