Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1895
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1987
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Ties: 1903
Mar–Apr 1895
2-Month
3.98"
(101.09mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1910
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Feb–Apr 1895
3-Month
5.39"
(136.91mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1910
124th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Apr 1895
4-Month
8.71"
(221.23mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
-0.76"
(-19.31mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1910
99th Wettest Wettest to Date 1998

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/