Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, February 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1929
1-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1928 1947
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Ties: 2013, 2021
Jan–Feb 1929
2-Month
4.38"
(111.25mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Dec 1928–Feb 1929
3-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Nov 1928–Feb 1929
4-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
9.02"
(229.11mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1926 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Oct 1928–Feb 1929
5-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
11.19"
(284.23mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Sep 1928–Feb 1929
6-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
13.68"
(347.47mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Aug 1928–Feb 1929
7-Month
15.76"
(400.30mm)
16.31"
(414.27mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Ties: 1909
Jul 1928–Feb 1929
8-Month
18.83"
(478.28mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1926 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Jun 1928–Feb 1929
9-Month
23.11"
(586.99mm)
22.02"
(559.31mm)
1.09"
(27.68mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918, 1931, 1977
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
May 1928–Feb 1929
10-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
24.92"
(632.97mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Apr 1928–Feb 1929
11-Month
28.37"
(720.60mm)
27.45"
(697.23mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Mar 1928–Feb 1929
12-Month
30.76"
(781.30mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Sep 1927–Feb 1929
18-Month
44.14"
(1,121.16mm)
43.65"
(1,108.71mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1926 1918
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Mar 1927–Feb 1929
24-Month
61.45"
(1,560.83mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1935
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Mar 1926–Feb 1929
36-Month
92.47"
(2,348.74mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2020
Ties: 1950
Mar 1925–Feb 1929
48-Month
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2019
Mar 1924–Feb 1929
60-Month
146.53"
(3,721.86mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-3.10"
(-78.74mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1927 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on July 6, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/