Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1948
1-Month
1.58"
(40.13mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1947 1987
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Jan–Feb 1948
2-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1987
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Dec 1947–Feb 1948
3-Month
3.37"
(85.60mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1969
Nov 1947–Feb 1948
4-Month
5.53"
(140.46mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1947 2003
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2016
Ties: 1952
Oct 1947–Feb 1948
5-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1946 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Sep 1947–Feb 1948
6-Month
10.77"
(273.56mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1947–Feb 1948
7-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1947–Feb 1948
8-Month
15.96"
(405.38mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1947–Feb 1948
9-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1947–Feb 1948
10-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Apr 1947–Feb 1948
11-Month
29.26"
(743.20mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
1.27"
(32.25mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1945
Mar 1947–Feb 1948
12-Month
30.41"
(772.41mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Sep 1946–Feb 1948
18-Month
42.73"
(1,085.34mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Ties: 1975
Mar 1946–Feb 1948
24-Month
59.50"
(1,511.30mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2017
Mar 1945–Feb 1948
36-Month
92.02"
(2,337.31mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Mar 1944–Feb 1948
48-Month
123.32"
(3,132.33mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Mar 1943–Feb 1948
60-Month
152.59"
(3,875.79mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
4.24"
(107.70mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/