Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
2.31"
(58.67mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-1.33"
(-33.79mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Ties: 2010
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
5.19"
(131.83mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-1.94"
(-49.27mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1971 1915
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Ties: 1969
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
7.65"
(194.31mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
11.67"
(296.42mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1941
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
17.59"
(446.79mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1931
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1952
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
21.12"
(536.45mm)
22.26"
(565.40mm)
-1.14"
(-28.95mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2011
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
29.07"
(738.38mm)
25.83"
(656.08mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
34.04"
(864.62mm)
29.69"
(754.13mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
3.96"
(100.58mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
38.05"
(966.47mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1991
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
48.13"
(1,222.50mm)
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
68.77"
(1,746.76mm)
61.03"
(1,550.16mm)
7.74"
(196.60mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1975 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
92.30"
(2,344.42mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
8.39"
(213.11mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
137.58"
(3,494.53mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2005
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
189.67"
(4,817.62mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1975 1966
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2007
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
233.23"
(5,924.04mm)
209.83"
(5,329.68mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1975 1967
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2008

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/