Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1904

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1904
1-Month
2.12"
(53.85mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1903 1987
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1957
Mar–Apr 1904
2-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1903 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1973
Feb–Apr 1904
3-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Jan–Apr 1904
4-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1903–Apr 1904
5-Month
10.90"
(276.86mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-0.92"
(-23.37mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1901 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Nov 1903–Apr 1904
6-Month
12.73"
(323.34mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1977
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Oct 1903–Apr 1904
7-Month
14.50"
(368.30mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1902 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Sep 1903–Apr 1904
8-Month
16.62"
(422.15mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1918
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Aug 1903–Apr 1904
9-Month
19.66"
(499.36mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1898 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jul 1903–Apr 1904
10-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Ties: 1923
Jun 1903–Apr 1904
11-Month
25.51"
(647.95mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
-1.53"
(-38.87mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
May 1903–Apr 1904
12-Month
28.52"
(724.41mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Nov 1902–Apr 1904
18-Month
44.74"
(1,136.40mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020
Ties: 1924
May 1902–Apr 1904
24-Month
60.69"
(1,541.53mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1903 1955
55th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 1901–Apr 1904
36-Month
88.14"
(2,238.76mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1902 1955
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020
May 1900–Apr 1904
48-Month
117.76"
(2,991.10mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
May 1899–Apr 1904
60-Month
146.93"
(3,732.02mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/