Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1962
1-Month
2.55"
(64.77mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1947
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Jan–Feb 1962
2-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1983, 2005
Dec 1961–Feb 1962
3-Month
7.45"
(189.23mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 1907
Nov 1961–Feb 1962
4-Month
10.04"
(255.02mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Oct 1961–Feb 1962
5-Month
11.82"
(300.23mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1961–Feb 1962
6-Month
14.76"
(374.90mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1971
Aug 1961–Feb 1962
7-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
1.07"
(27.18mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1961–Feb 1962
8-Month
20.49"
(520.45mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1961–Feb 1962
9-Month
23.41"
(594.61mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
1.39"
(35.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1961 1918, 1931, 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1961–Feb 1962
10-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1961 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Apr 1961–Feb 1962
11-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar 1961–Feb 1962
12-Month
31.75"
(806.45mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.79"
(45.47mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Sep 1960–Feb 1962
18-Month
44.57"
(1,132.08mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1961 1918
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Mar 1960–Feb 1962
24-Month
59.91"
(1,521.71mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1935
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Mar 1959–Feb 1962
36-Month
90.82"
(2,306.83mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar 1958–Feb 1962
48-Month
120.87"
(3,070.10mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Mar 1957–Feb 1962
60-Month
155.25"
(3,943.35mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
5.62"
(142.75mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1988

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/