Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1947 1909
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1935
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1983
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
6.82"
(173.23mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1947 1997
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1983
Ties: 1920, 2010
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
8.13"
(206.50mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
-1.24"
(-31.50mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1995
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1978
Ties: 2001
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
10.24"
(260.10mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
12.17"
(309.12mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
12.33"
(313.18mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Ties: 1989
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
12.75"
(323.85mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1939 1977
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
13.39"
(340.11mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
14.15"
(359.41mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-3.29"
(-83.57mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1947 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Ties: 1949
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
-6.82"
(-173.23mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-6.85"
(-173.99mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1983
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
46.28"
(1,175.51mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-6.02"
(-152.91mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
62.68"
(1,592.07mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-6.88"
(-174.75mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1936 2015
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1998
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
77.60"
(1,971.04mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-9.23"
(-234.44mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1933
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/