Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1987
1-Month
0.31"
(7.87mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.71"
(-18.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jan–Feb 1987
2-Month
0.97"
(24.64mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Dec 1986–Feb 1987
3-Month
1.63"
(41.40mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1969
Nov 1986–Feb 1987
4-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1977 2003
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2016
Oct 1986–Feb 1987
5-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Sep 1986–Feb 1987
6-Month
12.54"
(318.52mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Aug 1986–Feb 1987
7-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1982 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1986–Feb 1987
8-Month
21.01"
(533.65mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1985 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 1979
Jun 1986–Feb 1987
9-Month
25.50"
(647.70mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
May 1986–Feb 1987
10-Month
28.66"
(727.96mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
3.17"
(80.51mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Apr 1986–Feb 1987
11-Month
32.34"
(821.44mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
Mar 1986–Feb 1987
12-Month
33.99"
(863.35mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
Sep 1985–Feb 1987
18-Month
48.28"
(1,226.31mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
7.64"
(194.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1977
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1985–Feb 1987
24-Month
67.80"
(1,722.12mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1984–Feb 1987
36-Month
100.71"
(2,558.03mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
11.67"
(296.41mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1986 1935
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1983–Feb 1987
48-Month
133.88"
(3,400.55mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
15.20"
(386.08mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1934
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Mar 1982–Feb 1987
60-Month
168.35"
(4,276.09mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
20.00"
(508.00mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/