Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2016
1-Month
1.05"
(26.67mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2015 1987
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jan–Feb 2016
2-Month
1.94"
(49.28mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2015 1987
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Ties: 1944
Dec 2015–Feb 2016
3-Month
5.41"
(137.41mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1969
Nov 2015–Feb 2016
4-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 2003
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 2015–Feb 2016
5-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Sep 2015–Feb 2016
6-Month
14.35"
(364.49mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
3.42"
(86.87mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
Aug 2015–Feb 2016
7-Month
18.44"
(468.38mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
3.96"
(100.59mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019
Jul 2015–Feb 2016
8-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jun 2015–Feb 2016
9-Month
26.90"
(683.26mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2015–Feb 2016
10-Month
31.74"
(806.20mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
6.25"
(158.75mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Apr 2015–Feb 2016
11-Month
34.15"
(867.41mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Mar 2015–Feb 2016
12-Month
34.83"
(884.68mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
5.13"
(130.30mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Sep 2014–Feb 2016
18-Month
45.30"
(1,150.62mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
4.66"
(118.36mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Mar 2014–Feb 2016
24-Month
68.59"
(1,742.19mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
9.19"
(233.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2020
Mar 2013–Feb 2016
36-Month
101.73"
(2,583.94mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
12.69"
(322.32mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1935
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Mar 2012–Feb 2016
48-Month
130.28"
(3,309.11mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
11.60"
(294.64mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
Mar 2011–Feb 2016
60-Month
160.77"
(4,083.56mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
12.42"
(315.47mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 12, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/