Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2002

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2002
1-Month
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2000 1987
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1897, 1930, 1985, 1997, 2005
Jan–Feb 2002
2-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1995 1987
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Ties: 1913
Dec 2001–Feb 2002
3-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1969
Ties: 1980, 1991
Nov 2001–Feb 2002
4-Month
4.97"
(126.24mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2000 2003
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2016
Oct 2001–Feb 2002
5-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Sep 2001–Feb 2002
6-Month
11.49"
(291.85mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020
Aug 2001–Feb 2002
7-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jul 2001–Feb 2002
8-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jun 2001–Feb 2002
9-Month
21.71"
(551.43mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
-0.38"
(-9.66mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
May 2001–Feb 2002
10-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Apr 2001–Feb 2002
11-Month
31.10"
(789.94mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2020
Mar 2001–Feb 2002
12-Month
31.88"
(809.75mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2001 1911
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Sep 2000–Feb 2002
18-Month
43.62"
(1,107.95mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2001 1977
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Ties: 2014
Mar 2000–Feb 2002
24-Month
63.53"
(1,613.66mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 2001 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1999–Feb 2002
36-Month
94.37"
(2,397.00mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
5.33"
(135.38mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1935
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020
Mar 1998–Feb 2002
48-Month
126.43"
(3,211.32mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2001 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020
Mar 1997–Feb 2002
60-Month
154.12"
(3,914.65mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1999 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/