Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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Upper Midwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2020
1-Month
0.59"
(14.99mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1995 1987
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1963, 1968
Jan–Feb 2020
2-Month
2.14"
(54.36mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2016 1987
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1926
Dec 2019–Feb 2020
3-Month
4.39"
(111.51mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 1969
Nov 2019–Feb 2020
4-Month
6.16"
(156.46mm)
5.24"
(133.10mm)
0.92"
(23.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2018 2003
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Oct 2019–Feb 2020
5-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
7.54"
(191.52mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Ties: 1983
Sep 2019–Feb 2020
6-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
10.93"
(277.62mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2019–Feb 2020
7-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
14.48"
(367.79mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2019–Feb 2020
8-Month
24.43"
(620.52mm)
18.07"
(458.98mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2019–Feb 2020
9-Month
28.27"
(718.06mm)
22.09"
(561.09mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
May 2019–Feb 2020
10-Month
33.75"
(857.25mm)
25.49"
(647.45mm)
8.26"
(209.80mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2018 1977
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Apr 2019–Feb 2020
11-Month
36.97"
(939.04mm)
27.99"
(710.95mm)
8.98"
(228.09mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2019–Feb 2020
12-Month
38.71"
(983.23mm)
29.70"
(754.38mm)
9.01"
(228.85mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2019 1911
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Sep 2018–Feb 2020
18-Month
55.68"
(1,414.27mm)
40.64"
(1,032.26mm)
15.04"
(382.01mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1977
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2018–Feb 2020
24-Month
76.66"
(1,947.16mm)
59.40"
(1,508.76mm)
17.26"
(438.40mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2017–Feb 2020
36-Month
110.12"
(2,797.05mm)
89.04"
(2,261.62mm)
21.08"
(535.43mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1935
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2016–Feb 2020
48-Month
147.61"
(3,749.29mm)
118.68"
(3,014.47mm)
28.93"
(734.82mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2015–Feb 2020
60-Month
182.44"
(4,633.98mm)
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
34.09"
(865.89mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 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/