Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, February 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1972
1-Month
1.34"
(34.04mm)
2.72"
(69.09mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1971 1964
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Jan–Feb 1972
2-Month
2.59"
(65.79mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1971 2013
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1969
Dec 1971–Feb 1972
3-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1971 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1969
Nov 1971–Feb 1972
4-Month
7.99"
(202.95mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Ties: 1950
Oct 1971–Feb 1972
5-Month
8.58"
(217.93mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
-2.57"
(-65.28mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2017
Sep 1971–Feb 1972
6-Month
9.05"
(229.87mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1964 1991
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2017
Aug 1971–Feb 1972
7-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
12.04"
(305.82mm)
-2.51"
(-63.76mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1964 1991
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2017
Jul 1971–Feb 1972
8-Month
9.80"
(248.92mm)
12.36"
(313.94mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1964 1991
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
Jun 1971–Feb 1972
9-Month
10.33"
(262.38mm)
12.85"
(326.39mm)
-2.52"
(-64.01mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1961 1991
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1969
May 1971–Feb 1972
10-Month
12.23"
(310.64mm)
13.78"
(350.01mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1964 1912
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1914
Apr 1971–Feb 1972
11-Month
13.35"
(339.09mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1963 1912
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Mar 1971–Feb 1972
12-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1967 2014
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Sep 1970–Feb 1972
18-Month
27.16"
(689.86mm)
29.10"
(739.14mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1967 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Mar 1970–Feb 1972
24-Month
31.88"
(809.75mm)
34.92"
(886.97mm)
-3.04"
(-77.22mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1964 1991
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Mar 1969–Feb 1972
36-Month
49.08"
(1,246.63mm)
52.29"
(1,328.17mm)
-3.21"
(-81.54mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1964 1991
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1984
Mar 1968–Feb 1972
48-Month
73.28"
(1,861.31mm)
69.57"
(1,767.08mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1968 1991
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999
Mar 1967–Feb 1972
60-Month
92.04"
(2,337.82mm)
86.86"
(2,206.24mm)
5.18"
(131.58mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1991
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/