Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
1.59"
(40.39mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1952 1909
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1935
Ties: 1920
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1951 2008
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Ties: 1930
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
3.57"
(90.68mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1934 1997
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
6.53"
(165.86mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1947 2013
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1995
Ties: 1990
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1978
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
12.86"
(326.64mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
-0.93"
(-23.63mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
12.94"
(328.68mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
13.48"
(342.39mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
-2.11"
(-53.59mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
15.01"
(381.25mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
15.44"
(392.18mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1950 1977
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
35.09"
(891.29mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1977
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1983
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
56.15"
(1,426.21mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
3.85"
(97.79mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1952 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1984
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
70.07"
(1,779.78mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1952 2015
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1998
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
84.22"
(2,139.19mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-2.61"
(-66.29mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1952 1933
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1999

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/