Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1960
1-Month
1.98"
(50.29mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1943 1987
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1957
Mar–Apr 1960
2-Month
3.88"
(98.55mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1956 1936
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Ties: 1899
Feb–Apr 1960
3-Month
6.40"
(162.56mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1936
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1973
Jan–Apr 1960
4-Month
8.90"
(226.06mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Dec 1959–Apr 1960
5-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1959 1963
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Nov 1959–Apr 1960
6-Month
13.51"
(343.15mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1959 1971
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1973
Oct 1959–Apr 1960
7-Month
18.40"
(467.36mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Sep 1959–Apr 1960
8-Month
21.37"
(542.80mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1959 1918
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Aug 1959–Apr 1960
9-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1959–Apr 1960
10-Month
29.16"
(740.66mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1959–Apr 1960
11-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
2.26"
(57.40mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
May 1959–Apr 1960
12-Month
37.43"
(950.72mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
2.52"
(64.01mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1959 1925
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2016
Nov 1958–Apr 1960
18-Month
49.01"
(1,244.85mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2016
May 1958–Apr 1960
24-Month
72.32"
(1,836.93mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
May 1957–Apr 1960
36-Month
114.61"
(2,911.09mm)
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
9.76"
(247.90mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1959 1955
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
May 1956–Apr 1960
48-Month
145.09"
(3,685.29mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
5.38"
(136.66mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1959 1956
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2019
May 1955–Apr 1960
60-Month
174.31"
(4,427.47mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
-0.15"
(-3.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1959 1957
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/