Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
5.59"
(141.99mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1960 1946
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1960 1915
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
12.92"
(328.17mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Ties: 1998
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
2.30"
(58.42mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2011
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
16.84"
(427.74mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
0.96"
(24.39mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1941
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2011
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1952
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
20.43"
(518.92mm)
22.27"
(565.66mm)
-1.84"
(-46.74mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2011
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
25.29"
(642.37mm)
25.83"
(656.08mm)
-0.54"
(-13.71mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Ties: 1904
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
28.49"
(723.65mm)
29.69"
(754.13mm)
-1.20"
(-30.48mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1959 1931
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
33.16"
(842.26mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
-0.73"
(-18.55mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
37.12"
(942.85mm)
38.05"
(966.47mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
43.63"
(1,108.20mm)
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Ties: 1906
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
62.33"
(1,583.18mm)
61.03"
(1,550.16mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2019
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
84.70"
(2,151.38mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1966
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
127.42"
(3,236.47mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
1.49"
(37.85mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2005
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
165.06"
(4,192.52mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
-2.87"
(-72.90mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1944 1966
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2007
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
210.64"
(5,350.26mm)
209.83"
(5,329.68mm)
0.81"
(20.58mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1960 1967
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2008

Citing This Page

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