Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1905
1-Month
2.80"
(71.12mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1904 1987
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1957
Mar–Apr 1905
2-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1973
Ties: 1929
Feb–Apr 1905
3-Month
8.09"
(205.49mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
0.93"
(23.63mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1900 1983
Jan–Apr 1905
4-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Ties: 1953
Dec 1904–Apr 1905
5-Month
12.43"
(315.72mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Nov 1904–Apr 1905
6-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1904 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Oct 1904–Apr 1905
7-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Sep 1904–Apr 1905
8-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-1.27"
(-32.25mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Ties: 2002
Aug 1904–Apr 1905
9-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jul 1904–Apr 1905
10-Month
23.06"
(585.72mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1904 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jun 1904–Apr 1905
11-Month
26.17"
(664.72mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1904 1931
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
May 1904–Apr 1905
12-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Nov 1903–Apr 1905
18-Month
41.49"
(1,053.85mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
-2.53"
(-64.26mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1902 1931
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
May 1903–Apr 1905
24-Month
57.28"
(1,454.91mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1902 1955
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
May 1902–Apr 1905
36-Month
89.45"
(2,272.03mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1904 1955
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Ties: 1972
May 1901–Apr 1905
48-Month
116.90"
(2,969.26mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1902 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
May 1900–Apr 1905
60-Month
146.52"
(3,721.61mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1902 1957
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/