Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1896
1-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1895 1947
70th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Ties: 1926
Jan–Feb 1896
2-Month
4.45"
(113.03mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
66th Driest Driest to Date 1977
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1998
Dec 1895–Feb 1896
3-Month
6.98"
(177.29mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1977
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1895–Feb 1896
4-Month
9.27"
(235.46mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
78th Driest Driest to Date 1977
47th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1986
Oct 1895–Feb 1896
5-Month
10.35"
(262.89mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1977
95th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1989
Sep 1895–Feb 1896
6-Month
11.93"
(303.02mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1977
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1895–Feb 1896
7-Month
14.46"
(367.28mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1977
107th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1895–Feb 1896
8-Month
17.46"
(443.48mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1895–Feb 1896
9-Month
20.41"
(518.41mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
23rd Driest Driest to Date 1918, 1931, 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1895–Feb 1896
10-Month
23.29"
(591.57mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1918
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Apr 1895–Feb 1896
11-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
24th Driest Driest to Date 1931
101st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1895–Feb 1896
12-Month
27.27"
(692.66mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.69"
(-68.32mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1931
108th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/