Climate at a Glance

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1974
1-Month
1.00"
(25.40mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1973 1987
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 1966, 1992
Jan–Feb 1974
2-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1973 1987
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2019
Ties: 2011
Dec 1973–Feb 1974
3-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.56"
(14.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1969
Ties: 1898
Nov 1973–Feb 1974
4-Month
5.98"
(151.89mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1973 2003
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2016
Oct 1973–Feb 1974
5-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1978
Sep 1973–Feb 1974
6-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
2.11"
(53.60mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Aug 1973–Feb 1974
7-Month
16.48"
(418.59mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Feb 1974
8-Month
20.32"
(516.13mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1973–Feb 1974
9-Month
23.55"
(598.17mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1973–Feb 1974
10-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Apr 1973–Feb 1974
11-Month
31.65"
(803.91mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Mar 1973–Feb 1974
12-Month
34.37"
(873.00mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
4.67"
(118.62mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1973 1911
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Sep 1972–Feb 1974
18-Month
47.23"
(1,199.64mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
6.59"
(167.38mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Mar 1972–Feb 1974
24-Month
67.75"
(1,720.85mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
8.35"
(212.09mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1974
36-Month
96.04"
(2,439.42mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
7.00"
(177.80mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1935
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 1906
Mar 1970–Feb 1974
48-Month
129.66"
(3,293.36mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
10.98"
(278.89mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 1969–Feb 1974
60-Month
157.21"
(3,993.13mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
8.86"
(225.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 18, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/