Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1955
1-Month
2.22"
(56.39mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1954 1947
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1998
Ties: 1937
Jan–Feb 1955
2-Month
3.91"
(99.31mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.54"
(-13.72mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1998
Dec 1954–Feb 1955
3-Month
5.91"
(150.11mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.88"
(-22.36mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Nov 1954–Feb 1955
4-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Oct 1954–Feb 1955
5-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1944 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Sep 1954–Feb 1955
6-Month
11.75"
(298.45mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1954–Feb 1955
7-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jul 1954–Feb 1955
8-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-2.81"
(-71.38mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1954 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1954–Feb 1955
9-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918, 1931, 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
May 1954–Feb 1955
10-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1953 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Apr 1954–Feb 1955
11-Month
23.87"
(606.30mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1953 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Mar 1954–Feb 1955
12-Month
26.03"
(661.16mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Sep 1953–Feb 1955
18-Month
37.36"
(948.94mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
-6.29"
(-159.77mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Mar 1953–Feb 1955
24-Month
53.67"
(1,363.22mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Mar 1952–Feb 1955
36-Month
80.27"
(2,038.86mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-9.60"
(-243.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Mar 1951–Feb 1955
48-Month
111.35"
(2,828.29mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-8.42"
(-213.87mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Mar 1950–Feb 1955
60-Month
141.24"
(3,587.50mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-8.39"
(-213.10mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/