Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1943

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1943
1-Month
1.25"
(31.75mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1947
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Jan–Feb 1943
2-Month
3.48"
(88.39mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1998
Dec 1942–Feb 1943
3-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Nov 1942–Feb 1943
4-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1942 1977
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Oct 1942–Feb 1943
5-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1940 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1936
Sep 1942–Feb 1943
6-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1910
Aug 1942–Feb 1943
7-Month
16.79"
(426.47mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
0.48"
(12.20mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jul 1942–Feb 1943
8-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1941 1977
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1994
Jun 1942–Feb 1943
9-Month
22.77"
(578.36mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918, 1931, 1977
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
May 1942–Feb 1943
10-Month
25.93"
(658.62mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Apr 1942–Feb 1943
11-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Ties: 1960
Mar 1942–Feb 1943
12-Month
31.23"
(793.24mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Sep 1941–Feb 1943
18-Month
46.27"
(1,175.26mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
2.62"
(66.55mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1942 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Mar 1941–Feb 1943
24-Month
63.77"
(1,619.76mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1942 1935
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2020
Mar 1940–Feb 1943
36-Month
93.12"
(2,365.25mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2020
Mar 1939–Feb 1943
48-Month
118.94"
(3,021.08mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Mar 1938–Feb 1943
60-Month
149.58"
(3,799.33mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1942 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/