Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
0.63"
(16.00mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1909
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1935
Ties: 1933, 2013
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
1.56"
(39.62mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2008
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
3.54"
(89.92mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1997
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
4.72"
(119.89mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 2013
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1995
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
6.61"
(167.89mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-5.31"
(-134.88mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1978
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
8.04"
(204.22mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1977
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Ties: 2014
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-4.97"
(-126.23mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1977
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
10.64"
(270.26mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
10.91"
(277.11mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
-5.12"
(-130.05mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1977
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
27.77"
(705.36mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-2.24"
(-56.90mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
50.38"
(1,279.65mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1931
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/