Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1949
1-Month
0.95"
(24.13mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1947 1987
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Ties: 1929, 1933, 1990
Jan–Feb 1949
2-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1987
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1929, 1938
Dec 1948–Feb 1949
3-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1969
Nov 1948–Feb 1949
4-Month
7.22"
(183.39mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1948 2003
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2016
Oct 1948–Feb 1949
5-Month
8.44"
(214.38mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Sep 1948–Feb 1949
6-Month
10.15"
(257.81mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Aug 1948–Feb 1949
7-Month
12.63"
(320.80mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Jul 1948–Feb 1949
8-Month
16.09"
(408.69mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1948 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1948–Feb 1949
9-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
May 1948–Feb 1949
10-Month
21.54"
(547.12mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Apr 1948–Feb 1949
11-Month
24.26"
(616.20mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-3.73"
(-94.75mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Mar 1948–Feb 1949
12-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1940 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Sep 1947–Feb 1949
18-Month
37.17"
(944.12mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Mar 1947–Feb 1949
24-Month
56.81"
(1,442.97mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-2.59"
(-65.79mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Mar 1946–Feb 1949
36-Month
85.90"
(2,181.86mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Mar 1945–Feb 1949
48-Month
118.42"
(3,007.87mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020
Mar 1944–Feb 1949
60-Month
149.72"
(3,802.89mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/