Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1900
1-Month
2.52"
(64.01mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.39"
(9.91mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1899 1947
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Jan–Feb 1900
2-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Ties: 1910, 1961, 2000
Dec 1899–Feb 1900
3-Month
6.62"
(168.15mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2019
Ties: 1971
Nov 1899–Feb 1900
4-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Oct 1899–Feb 1900
5-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1899–Feb 1900
6-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-1.12"
(-28.45mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1899–Feb 1900
7-Month
14.82"
(376.43mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-1.49"
(-37.84mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1959
Jul 1899–Feb 1900
8-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1899–Feb 1900
9-Month
20.74"
(526.80mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918, 1931, 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
May 1899–Feb 1900
10-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Apr 1899–Feb 1900
11-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Mar 1899–Feb 1900
12-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1898–Feb 1900
18-Month
41.78"
(1,061.21mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1974
Mar 1898–Feb 1900
24-Month
58.46"
(1,484.88mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1897 1935
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2017
Mar 1897–Feb 1900
36-Month
87.06"
(2,211.32mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1957
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Mar 1896–Feb 1900
48-Month
117.56"
(2,986.02mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
78th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1895–Feb 1900
60-Month
144.83"
(3,678.68mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
99th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/