Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1996
1-Month
1.48"
(37.59mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1994 1909
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1935
Mar–Apr 1996
2-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1994 2008
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Feb–Apr 1996
3-Month
7.61"
(193.29mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
1.22"
(30.98mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1997
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Ties: 1993
Jan–Apr 1996
4-Month
11.34"
(288.04mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
1.97"
(50.04mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1994 2013
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1995
Dec 1995–Apr 1996
5-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
3.48"
(88.39mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1978
Nov 1995–Apr 1996
6-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
1.94"
(49.27mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Oct 1995–Apr 1996
7-Month
15.78"
(400.81mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Sep 1995–Apr 1996
8-Month
15.92"
(404.37mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Aug 1995–Apr 1996
9-Month
16.07"
(408.18mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Jul 1995–Apr 1996
10-Month
16.30"
(414.02mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Jun 1995–Apr 1996
11-Month
17.47"
(443.74mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
May 1995–Apr 1996
12-Month
19.60"
(497.84mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1994 1977
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1983
Ties: 1911
Nov 1994–Apr 1996
18-Month
42.69"
(1,084.33mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
11.47"
(291.34mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
May 1994–Apr 1996
24-Month
45.46"
(1,154.68mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
10.56"
(268.22mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 1977
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
May 1993–Apr 1996
36-Month
58.25"
(1,479.55mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1994 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1984
May 1992–Apr 1996
48-Month
80.71"
(2,050.03mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1995 2015
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1998
May 1991–Apr 1996
60-Month
96.26"
(2,445.00mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1933
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 8, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/