Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
2.84"
(72.14mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1896 1946
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
7.42"
(188.47mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1897 1915
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Ties: 1999
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
9.49"
(241.05mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1895 1941
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
13.96"
(354.58mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
17.68"
(449.07mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1941
33rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
22.93"
(582.42mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
3.84"
(97.53mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 1952
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
1.86"
(47.24mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
38th Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
26.47"
(672.34mm)
25.83"
(656.08mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
56th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
29.70"
(754.38mm)
29.69"
(754.13mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
35.54"
(902.72mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
44th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
38.69"
(982.73mm)
38.05"
(966.47mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 1960
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
43.54"
(1,105.92mm)
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
60.27"
(1,530.86mm)
61.03"
(1,550.16mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
69th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
84.12"
(2,136.65mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
0.21"
(5.34mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1897 1966
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
118.06"
(2,998.72mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
-7.87"
(-199.90mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1967
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2005

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/