Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1976
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1974 1947
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Ties: 1996
Jan–Feb 1976
2-Month
3.65"
(92.71mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Ties: 1968
Dec 1975–Feb 1976
3-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-1.03"
(-26.17mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1975–Feb 1976
4-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1963 1977
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Oct 1975–Feb 1976
5-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1967 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Sep 1975–Feb 1976
6-Month
13.00"
(330.20mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1967 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Aug 1975–Feb 1976
7-Month
15.83"
(402.08mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jul 1975–Feb 1976
8-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1975–Feb 1976
9-Month
22.11"
(561.59mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1918, 1931, 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 2018
May 1975–Feb 1976
10-Month
25.39"
(644.91mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Apr 1975–Feb 1976
11-Month
28.06"
(712.72mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Mar 1975–Feb 1976
12-Month
31.46"
(799.08mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1985
Sep 1974–Feb 1976
18-Month
46.01"
(1,168.65mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1972 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Mar 1974–Feb 1976
24-Month
62.47"
(1,586.74mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1935
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Mar 1973–Feb 1976
36-Month
97.82"
(2,484.63mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1974 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
Ties: 1997
Mar 1972–Feb 1976
48-Month
129.83"
(3,297.68mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1971–Feb 1976
60-Month
159.89"
(4,061.21mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
10.26"
(260.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 6, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/