Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
1.08"
(27.43mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
128th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1957
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1978 1936
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1973
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1986 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1986 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
13.27"
(337.06mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1963
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Ties: 1977
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
17.37"
(441.20mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1971
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1973
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
22.59"
(573.79mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
4.60"
(116.84mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
5.67"
(144.01mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
30.36"
(771.14mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
4.99"
(126.75mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
6.41"
(162.81mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
42.02"
(1,067.31mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
7.11"
(180.60mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
52.83"
(1,341.88mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2016
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
74.99"
(1,904.75mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1986 1918
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2020
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
112.92"
(2,868.17mm)
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
8.07"
(204.98mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1975
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
147.36"
(3,742.94mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
7.65"
(194.31mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1986 1956
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
187.15"
(4,753.61mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
12.69"
(322.33mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1986 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 15, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/