Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1944

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1944
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1943 1987
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1957
Ties: 1920
Mar–Apr 1944
2-Month
6.33"
(160.78mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1973
Ties: 2011
Feb–Apr 1944
3-Month
8.99"
(228.35mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
1.83"
(46.49mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Apr 1944
4-Month
10.87"
(276.10mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1943 1910
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1943–Apr 1944
5-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
0.79"
(20.06mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1943 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 1983
Nov 1943–Apr 1944
6-Month
14.05"
(356.87mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1943 1977
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Oct 1943–Apr 1944
7-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1943 1981
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 1983
Sep 1943–Apr 1944
8-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.87"
(-22.09mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1943–Apr 1944
9-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1940 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1943–Apr 1944
10-Month
22.53"
(572.26mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jun 1943–Apr 1944
11-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1940 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1943–Apr 1944
12-Month
29.19"
(741.43mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Ties: 1914
Nov 1942–Apr 1944
18-Month
43.03"
(1,092.96mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
-0.99"
(-25.15mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
May 1942–Apr 1944
24-Month
60.13"
(1,527.30mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
0.21"
(5.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
May 1941–Apr 1944
36-Month
92.87"
(2,358.90mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1943 1955
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
May 1940–Apr 1944
48-Month
122.01"
(3,099.05mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
2.24"
(56.89mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1956
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
May 1939–Apr 1944
60-Month
148.91"
(3,782.31mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2020
Ties: 1992

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/