During February, there were only seven days which received short showers between February 7th and 19th, most of which landed in the western parts of Singapore. Also the total rainfall recorded across 64 rainfall stations which range from 45 per cent to 100 per cent below the average of 161.0mm for February. About half of the stations, located in the southern and the eastern areas, have recorded monthly rainfall below 10.0mm. Apart from being the driest month, February was also recorded as the windiest month in 30 years. An average daily wind speed of 13.3 km/h was recorded in February. The Changi climate station, recorded the average daily wind speed of 13.3 km/h in February which exceeded the previous high of 12.5 km/h recorded in the January of 1985.