Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
1.37"
(34.80mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1987
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
2.95"
(74.93mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1987
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 1967
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1969
Ties: 1999
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
4.75"
(120.65mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1995 2003
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
7.23"
(183.64mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Ties: 2014
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
21.41"
(543.81mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-0.68"
(-17.28mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
24.52"
(622.81mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
26.06"
(661.92mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
-1.93"
(-49.03mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1977
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
27.69"
(703.33mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1911
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
41.32"
(1,049.53mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
59.65"
(1,515.11mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1991 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
92.30"
(2,344.42mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
3.26"
(82.80mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1991 1935
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
121.66"
(3,090.16mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1992 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
158.10"
(4,015.74mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
9.75"
(247.65mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1993 1934
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 7, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/