Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

Precipitation Rankings, April 1985

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1985
1-Month
1.61"
(40.89mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-2.03"
(-51.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Mar–Apr 1985
2-Month
5.38"
(136.65mm)
7.14"
(181.36mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1978 1915
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Feb–Apr 1985
3-Month
7.44"
(188.98mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
-2.29"
(-58.16mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1978 1941
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Jan–Apr 1985
4-Month
8.81"
(223.77mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
-3.97"
(-100.84mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Dec 1984–Apr 1985
5-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1969 1941
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Nov 1984–Apr 1985
6-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-3.41"
(-86.62mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1952
Oct 1984–Apr 1985
7-Month
18.52"
(470.41mm)
22.26"
(565.40mm)
-3.74"
(-94.99mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1969 1925
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2011
Sep 1984–Apr 1985
8-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
25.83"
(656.08mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1984–Apr 1985
9-Month
25.24"
(641.10mm)
29.69"
(754.13mm)
-4.45"
(-113.03mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1992
Jul 1984–Apr 1985
10-Month
30.43"
(772.92mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
-3.46"
(-87.89mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1984–Apr 1985
11-Month
35.25"
(895.35mm)
38.05"
(966.47mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 1958
May 1984–Apr 1985
12-Month
41.57"
(1,055.88mm)
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Nov 1983–Apr 1985
18-Month
65.37"
(1,660.40mm)
61.03"
(1,550.16mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1983–Apr 1985
24-Month
87.38"
(2,219.45mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
3.47"
(88.14mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1982–Apr 1985
36-Month
128.14"
(3,254.76mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1984 1967
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2005
May 1981–Apr 1985
48-Month
168.23"
(4,273.04mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1984 1966
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2007
May 1980–Apr 1985
60-Month
205.25"
(5,213.35mm)
209.83"
(5,329.68mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1967
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Ties: 1931

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/