Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, February 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1981
1-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.64"
(67.06mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1980 1968
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Feb 1981
2-Month
5.96"
(151.38mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Dec 1980–Feb 1981
3-Month
7.27"
(184.66mm)
8.75"
(222.25mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1980 1980
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1979
Ties: 1954
Nov 1980–Feb 1981
4-Month
10.16"
(258.06mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
-1.79"
(-45.47mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1980 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Oct 1980–Feb 1981
5-Month
13.50"
(342.90mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019
Sep 1980–Feb 1981
6-Month
15.67"
(398.02mm)
18.69"
(474.73mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Feb 1981
7-Month
19.22"
(488.19mm)
22.56"
(573.02mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1965 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–Feb 1981
8-Month
23.74"
(603.00mm)
26.76"
(679.70mm)
-3.02"
(-76.70mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1961
Jun 1980–Feb 1981
9-Month
27.82"
(706.63mm)
30.91"
(785.11mm)
-3.09"
(-78.48mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1980–Feb 1981
10-Month
31.02"
(787.91mm)
34.82"
(884.43mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Apr 1980–Feb 1981
11-Month
35.47"
(900.94mm)
38.43"
(976.12mm)
-2.96"
(-75.18mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 1977
Mar 1980–Feb 1981
12-Month
40.49"
(1,028.45mm)
41.93"
(1,065.02mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1979–Feb 1981
18-Month
58.83"
(1,494.28mm)
60.61"
(1,539.49mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1979–Feb 1981
24-Month
81.38"
(2,067.05mm)
83.87"
(2,130.30mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1970 1967
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Mar 1978–Feb 1981
36-Month
126.71"
(3,218.43mm)
125.87"
(3,197.10mm)
0.84"
(21.33mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
Mar 1977–Feb 1981
48-Month
177.79"
(4,515.87mm)
167.88"
(4,264.15mm)
9.91"
(251.72mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1980 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2007
Mar 1976–Feb 1981
60-Month
216.14"
(5,489.96mm)
209.76"
(5,327.90mm)
6.38"
(162.06mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1973 1967
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2007

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/