Climate at a Glance

National Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of July 2019. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 2001

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2001
1-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1987
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1957
Ties: 1925, 1962
Mar–Apr 2001
2-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
-0.36"
(-9.14mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1910
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1973
Ties: 1918
Feb–Apr 2001
3-Month
6.88"
(174.75mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
-0.28"
(-7.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1910
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Ties: 1899, 2000
Jan–Apr 2001
4-Month
8.73"
(221.74mm)
9.48"
(240.79mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1988 1910
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1998
Dec 2000–Apr 2001
5-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-1.38"
(-35.05mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1986 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1983
Nov 2000–Apr 2001
6-Month
13.17"
(334.52mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1977
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Oct 2000–Apr 2001
7-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2000 1981
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1983
Sep 2000–Apr 2001
8-Month
17.61"
(447.29mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Aug 2000–Apr 2001
9-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jul 2000–Apr 2001
10-Month
21.82"
(554.23mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Jun 2000–Apr 2001
11-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 2000 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
May 2000–Apr 2001
12-Month
27.93"
(709.42mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2000 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2019
Nov 1999–Apr 2001
18-Month
40.12"
(1,019.05mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1989 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1974
May 1999–Apr 2001
24-Month
55.31"
(1,404.87mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-4.61"
(-117.10mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1989 1955
111th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2017
May 1998–Apr 2001
36-Month
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1955
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 1984
Ties: 1898
May 1997–Apr 2001
48-Month
120.54"
(3,061.72mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1991 1956
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019
May 1996–Apr 2001
60-Month
155.36"
(3,946.14mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
5.73"
(145.54mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1993 1957
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 24, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/