Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1903
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1902 1987
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1957
Ties: 1895
Mar–Apr 1903
2-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1973
Ties: 1896
Feb–Apr 1903
3-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1983
Jan–Apr 1903
4-Month
10.30"
(261.62mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Dec 1902–Apr 1903
5-Month
13.23"
(336.04mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Nov 1902–Apr 1903
6-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1902 1977
11th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1902–Apr 1903
7-Month
18.15"
(461.01mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1981
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1902–Apr 1903
8-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
2.18"
(55.38mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1902–Apr 1903
9-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
1.86"
(47.25mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
21st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1902–Apr 1903
10-Month
26.28"
(667.51mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 2020
Jun 1902–Apr 1903
11-Month
29.17"
(740.92mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
2.13"
(54.10mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1902–Apr 1903
12-Month
32.17"
(817.12mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
20th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1927, 1979
Nov 1901–Apr 1903
18-Month
44.98"
(1,142.49mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
May 1901–Apr 1903
24-Month
59.62"
(1,514.35mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1902 1955
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2020
May 1900–Apr 1903
36-Month
89.24"
(2,266.70mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-0.64"
(-16.25mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1902 1955
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2020
May 1899–Apr 1903
48-Month
118.41"
(3,007.61mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
74th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1898–Apr 1903
60-Month
148.95"
(3,783.33mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/