Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1909
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1935
Ties: 2019
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
2.28"
(57.91mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1972 1997
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Ties: 1989
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
-3.63"
(-92.20mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1972 2013
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1995
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-5.44"
(-138.18mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1964 1977
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1978
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
7.42"
(188.47mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
-6.37"
(-161.80mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1924 1977
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
9.53"
(242.06mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
-5.29"
(-134.37mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1931 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Ties: 2007
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
10.47"
(265.94mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
-5.23"
(-132.84mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
10.85"
(275.59mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
-5.18"
(-131.57mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
11.22"
(284.99mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1977
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
11.69"
(296.93mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-5.75"
(-146.05mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1929 1977
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
25.67"
(652.02mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
28.42"
(721.87mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-6.48"
(-164.59mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1961 1977
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
48.58"
(1,233.93mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
69.03"
(1,753.36mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1967 2015
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
83.08"
(2,110.23mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-3.75"
(-95.25mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1965 1933
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1999

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  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2020, retrieved on December 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/