Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 2006

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2006
1-Month
1.52"
(38.61mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2002 1947
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Ties: 1988
Jan–Feb 2006
2-Month
4.13"
(104.90mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2003 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Ties: 1918, 1972
Dec 2005–Feb 2006
3-Month
6.42"
(163.07mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Nov 2005–Feb 2006
4-Month
8.64"
(219.46mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Ties: 1951
Oct 2005–Feb 2006
5-Month
11.01"
(279.65mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Sep 2005–Feb 2006
6-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Aug 2005–Feb 2006
7-Month
15.94"
(404.88mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Ties: 1956
Jul 2005–Feb 2006
8-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Jun 2005–Feb 2006
9-Month
21.78"
(553.21mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918, 1931, 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Ties: 1913
May 2005–Feb 2006
10-Month
24.54"
(623.32mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2002 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Apr 2005–Feb 2006
11-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Mar 2005–Feb 2006
12-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-0.51"
(-12.95mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
Sep 2004–Feb 2006
18-Month
45.59"
(1,157.99mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2003 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Mar 2004–Feb 2006
24-Month
63.04"
(1,601.22mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2004 1935
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Mar 2003–Feb 2006
36-Month
94.07"
(2,389.38mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Mar 2002–Feb 2006
48-Month
123.69"
(3,141.73mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
Ties: 1983
Mar 2001–Feb 2006
60-Month
151.98"
(3,860.29mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2005 1957
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2001 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/