Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1929
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1987
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1957
Mar–Apr 1929
2-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
0.71"
(18.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1928 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1973
Ties: 1905
Feb–Apr 1929
3-Month
7.76"
(197.10mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1928 1910
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Ties: 1919
Jan–Apr 1929
4-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1928 1910
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1998
Ties: 1949
Dec 1928–Apr 1929
5-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Nov 1928–Apr 1929
6-Month
14.01"
(355.85mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1928 1977
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Oct 1928–Apr 1929
7-Month
16.24"
(412.50mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1927 1983
Sep 1928–Apr 1929
8-Month
18.35"
(466.09mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2019
Aug 1928–Apr 1929
9-Month
21.50"
(546.10mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jul 1928–Apr 1929
10-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Jun 1928–Apr 1929
11-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
May 1928–Apr 1929
12-Month
31.19"
(792.23mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1928 1918
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019
Nov 1927–Apr 1929
18-Month
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
Ties: 1952
May 1927–Apr 1929
24-Month
61.55"
(1,563.37mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1927 1955
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2020
May 1926–Apr 1929
36-Month
93.72"
(2,380.49mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
3.84"
(97.54mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1928 1955
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2020
May 1925–Apr 1929
48-Month
121.85"
(3,094.99mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1928 1956
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
May 1924–Apr 1929
60-Month
147.79"
(3,753.87mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1928 1957
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/