Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, February 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1938
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1937 1968
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2018
Jan–Feb 1938
2-Month
5.45"
(138.43mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1934 1980
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Dec 1937–Feb 1938
3-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1934 1980
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1979
Nov 1937–Feb 1938
4-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Oct 1937–Feb 1938
5-Month
16.45"
(417.83mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1937–Feb 1938
6-Month
18.46"
(468.88mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-0.23"
(-5.85mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1937–Feb 1938
7-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
22.56"
(573.02mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jul 1937–Feb 1938
8-Month
28.26"
(717.80mm)
26.76"
(679.70mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jun 1937–Feb 1938
9-Month
33.06"
(839.72mm)
30.91"
(785.11mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
May 1937–Feb 1938
10-Month
36.53"
(927.86mm)
34.82"
(884.43mm)
1.71"
(43.43mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1994
Apr 1937–Feb 1938
11-Month
42.14"
(1,070.36mm)
38.43"
(976.12mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Mar 1937–Feb 1938
12-Month
44.08"
(1,119.63mm)
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1936–Feb 1938
18-Month
65.73"
(1,669.54mm)
60.61"
(1,539.49mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Mar 1936–Feb 1938
24-Month
89.92"
(2,283.97mm)
83.87"
(2,130.30mm)
6.05"
(153.67mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Mar 1935–Feb 1938
36-Month
130.92"
(3,325.37mm)
125.87"
(3,197.10mm)
5.05"
(128.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2005
Mar 1934–Feb 1938
48-Month
171.54"
(4,357.12mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1967
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2007
Mar 1933–Feb 1938
60-Month
216.42"
(5,497.07mm)
209.76"
(5,327.90mm)
6.66"
(169.17mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1937 1967
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/