Climate at a Glance

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1998
1-Month
2.03"
(51.56mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1989 1987
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1957
Ties: 1902, 2003
Mar–Apr 1998
2-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
-0.19"
(-4.82mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Ties: 1974
Feb–Apr 1998
3-Month
8.75"
(222.25mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Jan–Apr 1998
4-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1996 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Ties: 2016
Dec 1997–Apr 1998
5-Month
16.10"
(408.94mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 1963
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Nov 1997–Apr 1998
6-Month
18.42"
(467.87mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1971
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Ties: 1944
Oct 1997–Apr 1998
7-Month
22.08"
(560.83mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
4.09"
(103.88mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Sep 1997–Apr 1998
8-Month
24.59"
(624.59mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
3.40"
(86.36mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 1997–Apr 1998
9-Month
27.85"
(707.39mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
3.72"
(94.49mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Apr 1998
10-Month
30.19"
(766.83mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Apr 1998
11-Month
35.03"
(889.76mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Apr 1998
12-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2016
Nov 1996–Apr 1998
18-Month
59.26"
(1,505.20mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
9.00"
(228.60mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2016
May 1996–Apr 1998
24-Month
81.61"
(2,072.89mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
11.72"
(297.68mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1918
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2020
May 1995–Apr 1998
36-Month
112.90"
(2,867.66mm)
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
8.05"
(204.47mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1975
May 1994–Apr 1998
48-Month
150.55"
(3,823.97mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
10.84"
(275.34mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1997 1956
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2019
May 1993–Apr 1998
60-Month
186.76"
(4,743.70mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1990 1957
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 11, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/