Climate at a Glance

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Southeast Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
6.17"
(156.72mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
2.50"
(63.50mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1928
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
8.27"
(210.06mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1967
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1944
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1978 1925
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
16.20"
(411.48mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
19.98"
(507.49mm)
5.82"
(147.83mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1978 1986
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
28.76"
(730.50mm)
22.91"
(581.91mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
29.82"
(757.43mm)
26.08"
(662.43mm)
3.74"
(95.00mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1978 1910
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
31.96"
(811.78mm)
30.51"
(774.95mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Ties: 1900, 2015
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
37.12"
(942.85mm)
35.77"
(908.56mm)
1.35"
(34.29mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1985
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
42.68"
(1,084.07mm)
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1899
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
47.11"
(1,196.59mm)
46.47"
(1,180.34mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1998
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
52.72"
(1,339.09mm)
50.40"
(1,280.16mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1981
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
77.76"
(1,975.10mm)
73.37"
(1,863.60mm)
4.39"
(111.50mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1978 2001
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1949
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
103.04"
(2,617.22mm)
100.82"
(2,560.83mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1972 1956
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1949
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
156.27"
(3,969.26mm)
151.41"
(3,845.81mm)
4.86"
(123.45mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1998
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
207.71"
(5,275.83mm)
201.78"
(5,125.21mm)
5.93"
(150.62mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1949
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
263.35"
(6,689.09mm)
252.14"
(6,404.36mm)
11.21"
(284.73mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1978 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1950

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/