Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1969
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1968 1987
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1957
Mar–Apr 1969
2-Month
4.49"
(114.05mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1966 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1973
Ties: 1909, 1926
Feb–Apr 1969
3-Month
6.72"
(170.69mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1910
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1983
Ties: 1936
Jan–Apr 1969
4-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1968 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1968–Apr 1969
5-Month
12.55"
(318.77mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
0.73"
(18.54mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1968–Apr 1969
6-Month
15.37"
(390.40mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1968 1977
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1968–Apr 1969
7-Month
17.44"
(442.98mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1968 1981
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1968–Apr 1969
8-Month
19.75"
(501.65mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1968–Apr 1969
9-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1968–Apr 1969
10-Month
25.40"
(645.16mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1968–Apr 1969
11-Month
28.52"
(724.41mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
May 1968–Apr 1969
12-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1968 1918
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Nov 1967–Apr 1969
18-Month
44.79"
(1,137.67mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1968 1931
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
May 1967–Apr 1969
24-Month
61.56"
(1,563.62mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2017
May 1966–Apr 1969
36-Month
88.38"
(2,244.85mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1984
May 1965–Apr 1969
48-Month
117.80"
(2,992.12mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1968 1956
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
May 1964–Apr 1969
60-Month
147.13"
(3,737.10mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/