Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1974
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1970 1947
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Jan–Feb 1974
2-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Dec 1973–Feb 1974
3-Month
7.92"
(201.17mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Nov 1973–Feb 1974
4-Month
11.09"
(281.69mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Oct 1973–Feb 1974
5-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
2.27"
(57.65mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1973–Feb 1974
6-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1973–Feb 1974
7-Month
18.98"
(482.09mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
2.67"
(67.82mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1973–Feb 1974
8-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1977
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1973–Feb 1974
9-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918, 1931, 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
May 1973–Feb 1974
10-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Apr 1973–Feb 1974
11-Month
31.35"
(796.29mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Mar 1973–Feb 1974
12-Month
35.35"
(897.89mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
5.39"
(136.91mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Sep 1972–Feb 1974
18-Month
51.35"
(1,304.29mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Mar 1972–Feb 1974
24-Month
67.36"
(1,710.94mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
7.44"
(188.97mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1973 1935
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2017
Mar 1971–Feb 1974
36-Month
97.42"
(2,474.47mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
7.55"
(191.77mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1970–Feb 1974
48-Month
127.80"
(3,246.12mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
8.03"
(203.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1969–Feb 1974
60-Month
156.91"
(3,985.51mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
7.28"
(184.91mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019

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  • 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/