Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1972

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1972
1-Month
2.21"
(56.13mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1928
Ties: 1913
Mar–Apr 1972
2-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1968 1967
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1944
Ties: 1976, 2012
Feb–Apr 1972
3-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-1.59"
(-40.39mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1968 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1983
Jan–Apr 1972
4-Month
15.95"
(405.13mm)
16.20"
(411.48mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Dec 1971–Apr 1972
5-Month
19.87"
(504.70mm)
19.98"
(507.49mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Nov 1971–Apr 1972
6-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
-0.50"
(-12.70mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1998
Oct 1971–Apr 1972
7-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1971 1910
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Sep 1971–Apr 1972
8-Month
31.45"
(798.83mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Aug 1971–Apr 1972
9-Month
37.53"
(953.26mm)
35.77"
(908.56mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1971 1985
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
Jul 1971–Apr 1972
10-Month
44.40"
(1,127.76mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
2.84"
(72.14mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Jun 1971–Apr 1972
11-Month
48.68"
(1,236.47mm)
46.47"
(1,180.34mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1998
May 1971–Apr 1972
12-Month
53.28"
(1,353.31mm)
50.40"
(1,280.16mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Nov 1970–Apr 1972
18-Month
75.65"
(1,921.51mm)
73.37"
(1,863.60mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1971 2001
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1949
May 1970–Apr 1972
24-Month
102.51"
(2,603.75mm)
100.82"
(2,560.83mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1971 1956
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1949
May 1969–Apr 1972
36-Month
155.12"
(3,940.05mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
3.71"
(94.24mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
May 1968–Apr 1972
48-Month
202.50"
(5,143.50mm)
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1949
May 1967–Apr 1972
60-Month
250.26"
(6,356.60mm)
252.14"
(6,404.36mm)
-1.88"
(-47.76mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1971 1957
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/