Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
4.63"
(117.60mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.03"
(51.56mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1970 1980
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1979
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1970 1980
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1979
Ties: 1998
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
3.43"
(87.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1970 1977
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
19.89"
(505.21mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
4.76"
(120.91mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Ties: 1928
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
26.91"
(683.51mm)
22.56"
(573.02mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
32.24"
(818.90mm)
26.76"
(679.70mm)
5.48"
(139.20mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
30.91"
(785.11mm)
5.63"
(143.01mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
40.01"
(1,016.25mm)
34.82"
(884.43mm)
5.19"
(131.82mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
44.20"
(1,122.68mm)
38.43"
(976.12mm)
5.77"
(146.56mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
47.31"
(1,201.67mm)
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
5.38"
(136.65mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
64.46"
(1,637.28mm)
60.61"
(1,539.49mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
86.26"
(2,191.00mm)
83.87"
(2,130.30mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
124.16"
(3,153.66mm)
125.87"
(3,197.10mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2005
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
166.11"
(4,219.19mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2007
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
198.60"
(5,044.44mm)
209.76"
(5,327.90mm)
-11.16"
(-283.46mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/