Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1937

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1937
1-Month
2.68"
(68.07mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1987
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1957
Ties: 1917
Mar–Apr 1937
2-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1973
Feb–Apr 1937
3-Month
7.05"
(179.07mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Ties: 1896
Jan–Apr 1937
4-Month
10.70"
(271.78mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
1.23"
(31.24mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1936 1910
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1936–Apr 1937
5-Month
13.49"
(342.65mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
Nov 1936–Apr 1937
6-Month
14.63"
(371.60mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1936 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1983
Ties: 2011
Oct 1936–Apr 1937
7-Month
16.71"
(424.43mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1981
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1983
Ties: 1900, 2007
Sep 1936–Apr 1937
8-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Ties: 1907, 1982
Aug 1936–Apr 1937
9-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1936 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Ties: 1946
Jul 1936–Apr 1937
10-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
0.10"
(2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1936–Apr 1937
11-Month
26.13"
(663.70mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
-0.91"
(-23.12mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1936 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
May 1936–Apr 1937
12-Month
28.38"
(720.85mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1935 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
Nov 1935–Apr 1937
18-Month
41.79"
(1,061.47mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2020
May 1935–Apr 1937
24-Month
57.89"
(1,470.41mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2020
May 1934–Apr 1937
36-Month
85.67"
(2,176.02mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1936 1955
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
May 1933–Apr 1937
48-Month
111.55"
(2,833.37mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-8.22"
(-208.79mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1934 1956
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2019
May 1932–Apr 1937
60-Month
141.26"
(3,588.00mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-8.37"
(-212.60mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1935 1957
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 15, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/