Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2005
1-Month
2.06"
(52.32mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2002 1947
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1998
Ties: 1946, 1953
Jan–Feb 2005
2-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1998
Ties: 1962, 1983
Dec 2004–Feb 2005
3-Month
6.94"
(176.28mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 2004–Feb 2005
4-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Oct 2004–Feb 2005
5-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
1.97"
(50.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Sep 2004–Feb 2005
6-Month
16.14"
(409.96mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Aug 2004–Feb 2005
7-Month
19.18"
(487.17mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 2004–Feb 2005
8-Month
22.23"
(564.64mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
3.14"
(79.75mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 2004–Feb 2005
9-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1918, 1931, 1977
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2004–Feb 2005
10-Month
29.08"
(738.63mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2004 1918
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 2004–Feb 2005
11-Month
31.58"
(802.13mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
4.13"
(104.90mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 2004–Feb 2005
12-Month
33.59"
(853.19mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
3.63"
(92.21mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Sep 2003–Feb 2005
18-Month
47.59"
(1,208.79mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
3.94"
(100.08mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2004 1918
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1974
Mar 2003–Feb 2005
24-Month
64.62"
(1,641.35mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2017
Mar 2002–Feb 2005
36-Month
94.24"
(2,393.70mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Mar 2001–Feb 2005
48-Month
122.53"
(3,112.26mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
2.76"
(70.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Mar 2000–Feb 2005
60-Month
150.55"
(3,823.97mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/