Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1996
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1995 1947
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1998
Ties: 1976
Jan–Feb 1996
2-Month
4.71"
(119.63mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Dec 1995–Feb 1996
3-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
0.17"
(4.31mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Nov 1995–Feb 1996
4-Month
9.33"
(236.98mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Oct 1995–Feb 1996
5-Month
11.96"
(303.78mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Sep 1995–Feb 1996
6-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Aug 1995–Feb 1996
7-Month
16.82"
(427.23mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Ties: 1924
Jul 1995–Feb 1996
8-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Jun 1995–Feb 1996
9-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1992 1918, 1931, 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
May 1995–Feb 1996
10-Month
26.80"
(680.72mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
1.88"
(47.75mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1995 1918
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Apr 1995–Feb 1996
11-Month
29.63"
(752.60mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1987
Mar 1995–Feb 1996
12-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
2.66"
(67.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2019
Sep 1994–Feb 1996
18-Month
47.49"
(1,206.25mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1918
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1974
Mar 1994–Feb 1996
24-Month
63.63"
(1,616.20mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1995 1935
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2017
Mar 1993–Feb 1996
36-Month
95.26"
(2,419.60mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
5.39"
(136.90mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2019
Mar 1992–Feb 1996
48-Month
127.50"
(3,238.50mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
Mar 1991–Feb 1996
60-Month
160.33"
(4,072.38mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
10.70"
(271.78mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/