Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1978
1-Month
0.50"
(12.70mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Jan–Feb 1978
2-Month
1.53"
(38.86mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Ties: 1896
Dec 1977–Feb 1978
3-Month
3.23"
(82.04mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1969
Ties: 1992
Nov 1977–Feb 1978
4-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2016
Ties: 1923
Oct 1977–Feb 1978
5-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1974
Sep 1977–Feb 1978
6-Month
13.40"
(340.36mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Aug 1977–Feb 1978
7-Month
18.73"
(475.74mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jul 1977–Feb 1978
8-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1977–Feb 1978
9-Month
26.07"
(662.18mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
May 1977–Feb 1978
10-Month
28.83"
(732.28mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
3.34"
(84.83mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1977–Feb 1978
11-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2020
Mar 1977–Feb 1978
12-Month
34.85"
(885.19mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
5.15"
(130.81mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1977 1911
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Sep 1976–Feb 1978
18-Month
40.08"
(1,018.03mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
-0.56"
(-14.23mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1976–Feb 1978
24-Month
55.58"
(1,411.73mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1975–Feb 1978
36-Month
86.19"
(2,189.23mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1977 1935
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1974–Feb 1978
48-Month
115.88"
(2,943.35mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Mar 1973–Feb 1978
60-Month
150.25"
(3,816.35mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 17, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/