Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1999

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1999
1-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.21"
(-5.33mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1996 1947
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Ties: 1980
Jan–Feb 1999
2-Month
5.05"
(128.27mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 1998–Feb 1999
3-Month
7.13"
(181.10mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
0.34"
(8.63mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1939, 1956
Nov 1998–Feb 1999
4-Month
9.76"
(247.90mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Oct 1998–Feb 1999
5-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1995
Sep 1998–Feb 1999
6-Month
15.24"
(387.10mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Aug 1998–Feb 1999
7-Month
17.66"
(448.56mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jul 1998–Feb 1999
8-Month
20.52"
(521.21mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1996 1977
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Ties: 1982
Jun 1998–Feb 1999
9-Month
23.84"
(605.54mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1918, 1931, 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
May 1998–Feb 1999
10-Month
26.46"
(672.08mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1995 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Apr 1998–Feb 1999
11-Month
29.03"
(737.36mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Mar 1998–Feb 1999
12-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Sep 1997–Feb 1999
18-Month
48.60"
(1,234.44mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1974
Mar 1997–Feb 1999
24-Month
65.60"
(1,666.24mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1935
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2017
Mar 1996–Feb 1999
36-Month
99.79"
(2,534.67mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1957
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Mar 1995–Feb 1999
48-Month
132.41"
(3,363.21mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
12.64"
(321.05mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1998 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Mar 1994–Feb 1999
60-Month
163.42"
(4,150.87mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1998 1957
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

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/