Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2008
1-Month
0.29"
(7.37mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1985 1909
121st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1935
Mar–Apr 2008
2-Month
0.81"
(20.57mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-2.86"
(-72.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 2008
125th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Feb–Apr 2008
3-Month
2.88"
(73.15mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1997 1997
120th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
Jan–Apr 2008
4-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2007 2013
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1995
Dec 2007–Apr 2008
5-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1978
Nov 2007–Apr 2008
6-Month
10.74"
(272.80mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Oct 2007–Apr 2008
7-Month
11.88"
(301.75mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Sep 2007–Apr 2008
8-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-2.78"
(-70.61mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Aug 2007–Apr 2008
9-Month
12.84"
(326.14mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
-2.86"
(-72.64mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Jul 2007–Apr 2008
10-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
-2.92"
(-74.17mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Jun 2007–Apr 2008
11-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-3.20"
(-81.28mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
May 2007–Apr 2008
12-Month
13.63"
(346.20mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-3.81"
(-96.78mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2007 1977
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1983
Nov 2006–Apr 2008
18-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
-8.68"
(-220.47mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1991 1977
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
May 2006–Apr 2008
24-Month
24.57"
(624.08mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-10.33"
(-262.38mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1983
May 2005–Apr 2008
36-Month
48.64"
(1,235.46mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2004 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1984
Ties: 1972
May 2004–Apr 2008
48-Month
70.28"
(1,785.11mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2005 2015
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1998
May 2003–Apr 2008
60-Month
86.01"
(2,184.65mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-0.82"
(-20.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2005 1933
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1999

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