Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1896

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1896
1-Month
3.00"
(76.20mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.67"
(42.42mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1895 1909
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 1935
Mar–Apr 1896
2-Month
5.81"
(147.57mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1895 2008
15th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1896
3-Month
6.27"
(159.26mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1895 1997
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jan–Apr 1896
4-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1895 2013
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1995
Dec 1895–Apr 1896
5-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
88th Driest Driest to Date 1977
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 1978
Nov 1895–Apr 1896
6-Month
14.81"
(376.17mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
1.02"
(25.90mm)
81st Driest Driest to Date 1977
45th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Oct 1895–Apr 1896
7-Month
15.25"
(387.35mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
73rd Driest Driest to Date 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Sep 1895–Apr 1896
8-Month
15.91"
(404.11mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
76th Driest Driest to Date 1977
50th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1895–Apr 1896
9-Month
16.13"
(409.70mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1977
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1895–Apr 1896
10-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
72nd Driest Driest to Date 1977
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1895–Apr 1896
11-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-0.19"
(-4.83mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 1977
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
May 1895–Apr 1896
12-Month
17.72"
(450.09mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
75th Driest Driest to Date 1977
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/