Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1897
1-Month
3.11"
(78.99mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1896 1987
60th Wettest Wettest to Date 1957
Mar–Apr 1897
2-Month
7.10"
(180.34mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1936
26th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Ties: 2020
Feb–Apr 1897
3-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.39"
(9.90mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 1936
54th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Ties: 2001
Jan–Apr 1897
4-Month
11.31"
(287.27mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1896 1936
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Dec 1896–Apr 1897
5-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-0.39"
(-9.90mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1963
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1973
Nov 1896–Apr 1897
6-Month
14.51"
(368.55mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-0.78"
(-19.82mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1897 1971
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1973
Ties: 1970
Oct 1896–Apr 1897
7-Month
18.03"
(457.96mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1896–Apr 1897
8-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1896 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1896–Apr 1897
9-Month
23.45"
(595.63mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
76th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 1896–Apr 1897
10-Month
25.71"
(653.03mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
Jun 1896–Apr 1897
11-Month
28.19"
(716.03mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
-2.66"
(-67.56mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2019
May 1896–Apr 1897
12-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
-4.62"
(-117.34mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1925
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2016
Nov 1895–Apr 1897
18-Month
45.41"
(1,153.41mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
May 1895–Apr 1897
24-Month
65.87"
(1,673.10mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1897 1918
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/