Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1968

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1968
1-Month
2.46"
(62.48mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1963 1987
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Ties: 2018
Mar–Apr 1968
2-Month
4.62"
(117.35mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1973
Ties: 2013
Feb–Apr 1968
3-Month
6.10"
(154.94mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
-1.06"
(-26.92mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Jan–Apr 1968
4-Month
8.27"
(210.06mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 1910
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1967–Apr 1968
5-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Nov 1967–Apr 1968
6-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1967 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1983
Ties: 1956
Oct 1967–Apr 1968
7-Month
15.28"
(388.11mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Sep 1967–Apr 1968
8-Month
17.77"
(451.36mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Aug 1967–Apr 1968
9-Month
20.28"
(515.11mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jul 1967–Apr 1968
10-Month
23.17"
(588.52mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Ties: 2012
Jun 1967–Apr 1968
11-Month
26.75"
(679.45mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
May 1967–Apr 1968
12-Month
29.71"
(754.63mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-0.24"
(-6.10mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Ties: 1913, 1933
Nov 1966–Apr 1968
18-Month
42.42"
(1,077.47mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1967 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
May 1966–Apr 1968
24-Month
56.53"
(1,435.86mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
May 1965–Apr 1968
36-Month
85.95"
(2,183.13mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1955
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
May 1964–Apr 1968
48-Month
115.28"
(2,928.11mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-4.49"
(-114.05mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1967 1956
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019
May 1963–Apr 1968
60-Month
143.02"
(3,632.71mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1967 1957
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/