Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1953
1-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Feb 1953
2-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Dec 1952–Feb 1953
3-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.38"
(9.66mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1969
Nov 1952–Feb 1953
4-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1952 2003
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2016
Oct 1952–Feb 1953
5-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1945 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1913
Sep 1952–Feb 1953
6-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–Feb 1953
7-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jul 1952–Feb 1953
8-Month
16.53"
(419.86mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-1.54"
(-39.12mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1952–Feb 1953
9-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
May 1952–Feb 1953
10-Month
23.75"
(603.25mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Apr 1952–Feb 1953
11-Month
25.37"
(644.40mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1949 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1952–Feb 1953
12-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1949 1911
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1951–Feb 1953
18-Month
39.78"
(1,010.41mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Mar 1951–Feb 1953
24-Month
63.41"
(1,610.61mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Mar 1950–Feb 1953
36-Month
92.48"
(2,348.99mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.44"
(87.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Mar 1949–Feb 1953
48-Month
121.44"
(3,084.58mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Mar 1948–Feb 1953
60-Month
147.84"
(3,755.14mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/