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 October 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, April 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2014
1-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2012 1987
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1957
Mar–Apr 2014
2-Month
5.25"
(133.35mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
0.22"
(5.59mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
46th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1973
Feb–Apr 2014
3-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
7.16"
(181.86mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2013 1910
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Jan–Apr 2014
4-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2009 1910
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Dec 2013–Apr 2014
5-Month
11.08"
(281.43mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 2002 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Ties: 1898
Nov 2013–Apr 2014
6-Month
13.12"
(333.25mm)
14.05"
(356.87mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 1977
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Oct 2013–Apr 2014
7-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
16.22"
(411.99mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2002 1981
94th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1983
Ties: 1896
Sep 2013–Apr 2014
8-Month
18.33"
(465.58mm)
18.71"
(475.23mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Ties: 2009
Aug 2013–Apr 2014
9-Month
20.89"
(530.61mm)
21.33"
(541.78mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Jul 2013–Apr 2014
10-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
24.12"
(612.65mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Ties: 1933
Jun 2013–Apr 2014
11-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
27.04"
(686.82mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2013–Apr 2014
12-Month
30.92"
(785.37mm)
29.95"
(760.73mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2013 1918
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Nov 2012–Apr 2014
18-Month
44.13"
(1,120.90mm)
44.02"
(1,118.11mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2013 1931
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
May 2012–Apr 2014
24-Month
58.42"
(1,483.87mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2013 1955
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020
May 2011–Apr 2014
36-Month
87.60"
(2,225.04mm)
89.88"
(2,282.95mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2003 1955
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2020
May 2010–Apr 2014
48-Month
119.62"
(3,038.35mm)
119.77"
(3,042.16mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2009 1956
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
May 2009–Apr 2014
60-Month
152.55"
(3,874.77mm)
149.63"
(3,800.60mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2013 1957
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2020

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/