Okarche Record Precipitation

The total precipitation on February 17th was a record setting 0.52″.  The previous record was 0.45″ set in 2008.

Also… this put an end to a streak of 118 days with “less than one inch of precipitation”.  This is the second longest such streak, and only the third time a streak exceeded 100 days.

Record number of days with total less than one inch of precipitation:

1. 138 days – November 15, 1985 until April 1, 1986

2. 118 days – October 22, 2017 until February 16, 2018

3. 101 days – June 12, 1998 until September 20, 1998