Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1901
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1898 1947
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Ties: 1911
Jan–Feb 1901
2-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1998
Dec 1900–Feb 1901
3-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Nov 1900–Feb 1901
4-Month
8.15"
(207.01mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Oct 1900–Feb 1901
5-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1898 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Ties: 1928
Sep 1900–Feb 1901
6-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1900–Feb 1901
7-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jul 1900–Feb 1901
8-Month
19.32"
(490.73mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1900 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1900–Feb 1901
9-Month
22.35"
(567.69mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918, 1931, 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
May 1900–Feb 1901
10-Month
24.80"
(629.92mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Apr 1900–Feb 1901
11-Month
28.21"
(716.53mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1900–Feb 1901
12-Month
30.49"
(774.45mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.53"
(13.47mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Sep 1899–Feb 1901
18-Month
43.05"
(1,093.47mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1974
Mar 1899–Feb 1901
24-Month
58.57"
(1,487.68mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1900 1935
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2017
Mar 1898–Feb 1901
36-Month
88.95"
(2,259.33mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Mar 1897–Feb 1901
48-Month
117.55"
(2,985.77mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1899 1957
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Mar 1896–Feb 1901
60-Month
148.05"
(3,760.47mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1900 1957
71st 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 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/