Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1965 1987
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1957
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1936 1936
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
5.61"
(142.49mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
-2.53"
(-64.27mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
-3.73"
(-94.74mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1963 1936
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
8.00"
(203.20mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
-4.86"
(-123.44mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1963
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
8.96"
(227.58mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
-6.33"
(-160.79mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1971
127th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1973
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
13.10"
(332.74mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
17.92"
(455.17mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
-3.27"
(-83.06mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
20.65"
(524.51mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
22.61"
(574.29mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
25.54"
(648.72mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
-5.31"
(-134.87mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1967 1925
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
43.36"
(1,101.34mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
-6.90"
(-175.26mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2016
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
62.71"
(1,592.83mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
-7.18"
(-182.38mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
101.54"
(2,579.12mm)
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1968 1955
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1975
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
139.30"
(3,538.22mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1956
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
166.43"
(4,227.32mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
-8.03"
(-203.96mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1968 1957
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 13, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/