Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
5.76"
(146.30mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
12.65"
(321.31mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
4.38"
(111.25mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1944
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
16.83"
(427.48mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
4.59"
(116.58mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
21.54"
(547.12mm)
16.20"
(411.48mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
27.01"
(686.05mm)
19.98"
(507.49mm)
7.03"
(178.56mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
8.94"
(227.08mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
35.04"
(890.02mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
8.96"
(227.59mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
38.15"
(969.01mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
7.64"
(194.06mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
42.13"
(1,070.10mm)
35.77"
(908.56mm)
6.36"
(161.54mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
46.81"
(1,188.97mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1899
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
53.36"
(1,355.34mm)
46.47"
(1,180.34mm)
6.89"
(175.00mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1998
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
58.61"
(1,488.69mm)
50.40"
(1,280.16mm)
8.21"
(208.53mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
81.02"
(2,057.91mm)
73.37"
(1,863.60mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 2001
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1949
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
111.89"
(2,842.01mm)
100.82"
(2,560.83mm)
11.07"
(281.18mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1949
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
161.12"
(4,092.45mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
9.71"
(246.64mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
213.73"
(5,428.74mm)
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
11.95"
(303.53mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1949
Ties: 1980
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
261.11"
(6,632.19mm)
252.14"
(6,404.36mm)
8.97"
(227.83mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/