Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1947
1-Month
0.56"
(14.22mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1987
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1895, 1920, 1989
Jan–Feb 1947
2-Month
1.77"
(44.96mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1987
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1946–Feb 1947
3-Month
3.09"
(78.49mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1969
Nov 1946–Feb 1947
4-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1944 2003
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Oct 1946–Feb 1947
5-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Sep 1946–Feb 1947
6-Month
12.32"
(312.93mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
1.39"
(35.31mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2020
Aug 1946–Feb 1947
7-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1946–Feb 1947
8-Month
16.87"
(428.50mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Feb 1947
9-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1946–Feb 1947
10-Month
25.83"
(656.08mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Apr 1946–Feb 1947
11-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.13"
(-28.71mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1988
Mar 1946–Feb 1947
12-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Sep 1945–Feb 1947
18-Month
40.35"
(1,024.89mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Ties: 1909
Mar 1945–Feb 1947
24-Month
61.61"
(1,564.89mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Mar 1944–Feb 1947
36-Month
92.91"
(2,359.91mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.87"
(98.29mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Mar 1943–Feb 1947
48-Month
122.18"
(3,103.37mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020
Mar 1942–Feb 1947
60-Month
155.21"
(3,942.33mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
6.86"
(174.24mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/