Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 2000

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2000
1-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1999 1947
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jan–Feb 2000
2-Month
4.26"
(108.20mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1991 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
Ties: 1900, 1910, 1961
Dec 1999–Feb 2000
3-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1989 1977
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Ties: 2009
Nov 1999–Feb 2000
4-Month
7.43"
(188.72mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Oct 1999–Feb 2000
5-Month
9.00"
(228.60mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-2.19"
(-55.63mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Sep 1999–Feb 2000
6-Month
11.52"
(292.61mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-2.16"
(-54.86mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Aug 1999–Feb 2000
7-Month
13.82"
(351.03mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jul 1999–Feb 2000
8-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-2.69"
(-68.33mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jun 1999–Feb 2000
9-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1981 1918, 1931, 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
May 1999–Feb 2000
10-Month
22.62"
(574.55mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1989 1918
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Apr 1999–Feb 2000
11-Month
25.49"
(647.45mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Mar 1999–Feb 2000
12-Month
27.68"
(703.07mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Sep 1998–Feb 2000
18-Month
42.92"
(1,090.17mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1989 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Mar 1998–Feb 2000
24-Month
59.94"
(1,522.48mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1990 1935
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Mar 1997–Feb 2000
36-Month
93.28"
(2,369.31mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1991 1957
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020
Mar 1996–Feb 2000
48-Month
127.47"
(3,237.74mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1994 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Mar 1995–Feb 2000
60-Month
160.09"
(4,066.29mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
10.46"
(265.69mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1957
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/