Climate at a Glance

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Northeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
4.03"
(102.36mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1947 1896
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
7.49"
(190.25mm)
6.91"
(175.51mm)
0.58"
(14.74mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1947 1915
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
9.63"
(244.60mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2011
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1941
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1936
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1946 1941
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1979
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
19.61"
(498.09mm)
-0.27"
(-6.85mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1947 1905
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1984
Ties: 2006
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
20.57"
(522.48mm)
23.01"
(584.45mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
23.27"
(591.06mm)
26.69"
(677.93mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
25.98"
(659.89mm)
30.53"
(775.46mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
31.53"
(800.86mm)
34.50"
(876.30mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1931
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
36.12"
(917.45mm)
38.37"
(974.60mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
42.09"
(1,069.09mm)
42.01"
(1,067.05mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1945 1965
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
59.69"
(1,516.13mm)
61.62"
(1,565.15mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
84.23"
(2,139.44mm)
83.99"
(2,133.35mm)
0.24"
(6.09mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1945 1966
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
129.67"
(3,293.62mm)
126.01"
(3,200.65mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2007
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
170.94"
(4,341.88mm)
168.06"
(4,268.72mm)
2.88"
(73.16mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1947 1967
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2007
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
212.21"
(5,390.13mm)
209.98"
(5,333.49mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1967
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/