Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1985
1-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1947
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Jan–Feb 1985
2-Month
3.52"
(89.41mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1984 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Dec 1984–Feb 1985
3-Month
6.01"
(152.65mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1984–Feb 1985
4-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1966
Oct 1984–Feb 1985
5-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Sep 1984–Feb 1985
6-Month
14.42"
(366.27mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
0.74"
(18.80mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Feb 1985
7-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jul 1984–Feb 1985
8-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1984–Feb 1985
9-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918, 1931, 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1966
May 1984–Feb 1985
10-Month
25.76"
(654.30mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1990
Apr 1984–Feb 1985
11-Month
28.71"
(729.23mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1927
Mar 1984–Feb 1985
12-Month
31.46"
(799.08mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1976
Sep 1983–Feb 1985
18-Month
47.15"
(1,197.61mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1918
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Mar 1983–Feb 1985
24-Month
64.92"
(1,648.97mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1935
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Mar 1982–Feb 1985
36-Month
98.47"
(2,501.14mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1983 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2020
Mar 1981–Feb 1985
48-Month
130.35"
(3,310.89mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
10.58"
(268.73mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1980–Feb 1985
60-Month
157.20"
(3,992.88mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
7.57"
(192.28mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1984 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 29, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/