Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1948

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1948
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1943 1987
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1957
Ties: 1951, 1956
Mar–Apr 1948
2-Month
5.24"
(133.10mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 1936
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Feb–Apr 1948
3-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1947 1936
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Ties: 1929
Jan–Apr 1948
4-Month
10.37"
(263.40mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1936
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Dec 1947–Apr 1948
5-Month
13.32"
(338.33mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1947 1963
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1973
Nov 1947–Apr 1948
6-Month
16.74"
(425.20mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1946 1971
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1973
Oct 1947–Apr 1948
7-Month
18.24"
(463.30mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Sep 1947–Apr 1948
8-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
-1.09"
(-27.69mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Aug 1947–Apr 1948
9-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
-1.69"
(-42.92mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jul 1947–Apr 1948
10-Month
23.86"
(606.04mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
Jun 1947–Apr 1948
11-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1947–Apr 1948
12-Month
32.16"
(816.86mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1940 1925
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
Nov 1946–Apr 1948
18-Month
49.85"
(1,266.19mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2016
May 1946–Apr 1948
24-Month
70.59"
(1,792.99mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020
Ties: 2015
May 1945–Apr 1948
36-Month
107.90"
(2,740.66mm)
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1941 1955
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
May 1944–Apr 1948
48-Month
148.65"
(3,775.71mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
8.94"
(227.08mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019
May 1943–Apr 1948
60-Month
183.93"
(4,671.82mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
9.47"
(240.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1944 1957
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 7, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/