Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of September 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2015
1-Month
1.74"
(44.20mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2009 1947
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Ties: 1930
Jan–Feb 2015
2-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 2009 1977
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Ties: 1967
Dec 2014–Feb 2015
3-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.64"
(-16.26mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Nov 2014–Feb 2015
4-Month
8.28"
(210.31mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Oct 2014–Feb 2015
5-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Sep 2014–Feb 2015
6-Month
13.34"
(338.84mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2014–Feb 2015
7-Month
16.47"
(418.34mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1980
Jul 2014–Feb 2015
8-Month
19.07"
(484.38mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2014 1977
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1910, 1913
Jun 2014–Feb 2015
9-Month
22.74"
(577.60mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 1918, 1931, 1977
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2014–Feb 2015
10-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Apr 2014–Feb 2015
11-Month
28.43"
(722.12mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Mar 2014–Feb 2015
12-Month
30.80"
(782.32mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.84"
(21.34mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Sep 2013–Feb 2015
18-Month
43.88"
(1,114.55mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2014 1918
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1974
Mar 2013–Feb 2015
24-Month
61.09"
(1,551.69mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2014 1935
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2017
Ties: 1970
Mar 2012–Feb 2015
36-Month
89.07"
(2,262.38mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Mar 2011–Feb 2015
48-Month
119.48"
(3,034.79mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2014 1957
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Mar 2010–Feb 2015
60-Month
149.85"
(3,806.19mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2004 1957
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/