Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1939
1-Month
1.86"
(47.24mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1938 1987
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jan–Feb 1939
2-Month
3.32"
(84.33mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1938 1987
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Dec 1938–Feb 1939
3-Month
4.44"
(112.78mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
1.03"
(26.17mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1969
Nov 1938–Feb 1939
4-Month
6.57"
(166.88mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1938 2003
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2016
Oct 1938–Feb 1939
5-Month
7.51"
(190.75mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-0.03"
(-0.77mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Ties: 1933
Sep 1938–Feb 1939
6-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Aug 1938–Feb 1939
7-Month
15.77"
(400.56mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 2019
Jul 1938–Feb 1939
8-Month
19.48"
(494.79mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jun 1938–Feb 1939
9-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Ties: 1981
May 1938–Feb 1939
10-Month
28.64"
(727.46mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Apr 1938–Feb 1939
11-Month
31.57"
(801.88mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Mar 1938–Feb 1939
12-Month
33.80"
(858.52mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1938 1911
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2019
Sep 1937–Feb 1939
18-Month
43.74"
(1,111.00mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Mar 1937–Feb 1939
24-Month
61.25"
(1,555.75mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1938 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Mar 1936–Feb 1939
36-Month
85.34"
(2,167.64mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1938 1935
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Mar 1935–Feb 1939
48-Month
114.78"
(2,915.41mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Mar 1934–Feb 1939
60-Month
141.25"
(3,587.75mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-7.10"
(-180.34mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/