Climate at a Glance

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Ohio Valley Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
3.93"
(99.82mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1915
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Ties: 2005
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1954 1915
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
12.07"
(306.58mm)
10.40"
(264.16mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2011
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
14.18"
(360.17mm)
13.44"
(341.38mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1950
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
16.54"
(420.12mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1950
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
17.62"
(447.55mm)
19.68"
(499.87mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1934
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1973
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
21.20"
(538.48mm)
22.59"
(573.79mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1954 1934, 1941
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
24.24"
(615.70mm)
26.05"
(661.67mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
27.10"
(688.34mm)
29.72"
(754.89mm)
-2.62"
(-66.55mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
30.86"
(783.84mm)
33.72"
(856.49mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1927
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
34.70"
(881.38mm)
37.97"
(964.44mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
38.91"
(988.31mm)
42.23"
(1,072.64mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
58.44"
(1,484.38mm)
61.90"
(1,572.26mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
79.76"
(2,025.90mm)
84.48"
(2,145.79mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1955 1941
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
110.58"
(2,808.73mm)
126.73"
(3,218.94mm)
-16.15"
(-410.21mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1955 1942
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
147.03"
(3,734.56mm)
168.94"
(4,291.08mm)
-21.91"
(-556.52mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
193.97"
(4,926.84mm)
211.16"
(5,363.46mm)
-17.19"
(-436.62mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on November 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/