Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2018
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2017 1987
13th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019
Jan–Feb 2018
2-Month
2.76"
(70.10mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2016 1987
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Dec 2017–Feb 2018
3-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1969
Nov 2017–Feb 2018
4-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2015 2003
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Oct 2017–Feb 2018
5-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2017 1977
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Sep 2017–Feb 2018
6-Month
12.04"
(305.82mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
1.11"
(28.20mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Aug 2017–Feb 2018
7-Month
16.32"
(414.53mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
1.84"
(46.74mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Ties: 1981
Jul 2017–Feb 2018
8-Month
19.45"
(494.03mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jun 2017–Feb 2018
9-Month
23.85"
(605.79mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Ties: 1943
May 2017–Feb 2018
10-Month
27.83"
(706.88mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
2.34"
(59.43mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Apr 2017–Feb 2018
11-Month
31.51"
(800.35mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Mar 2017–Feb 2018
12-Month
33.46"
(849.88mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1911
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Sep 2016–Feb 2018
18-Month
47.78"
(1,213.61mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
7.14"
(181.35mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1977
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Mar 2016–Feb 2018
24-Month
70.95"
(1,802.13mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
11.55"
(293.37mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2016 1931
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Mar 2015–Feb 2018
36-Month
105.78"
(2,686.81mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
16.74"
(425.19mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2016 1935
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020
Mar 2014–Feb 2018
48-Month
139.54"
(3,544.32mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
20.86"
(529.85mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2017 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2013–Feb 2018
60-Month
172.68"
(4,386.07mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
24.33"
(617.98mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2017 1934
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/