Climate at a Glance

Regional Rankings

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South Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2016
1-Month
5.11"
(129.79mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1987
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1957
Mar–Apr 2016
2-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
5.91"
(150.11mm)
3.68"
(93.48mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Feb–Apr 2016
3-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
8.14"
(206.76mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1973
Jan–Apr 2016
4-Month
12.67"
(321.82mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
2.31"
(58.68mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2014 1936
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1973
Ties: 1998
Dec 2015–Apr 2016
5-Month
16.76"
(425.70mm)
12.86"
(326.64mm)
3.90"
(99.06mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1963
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1973
Ties: 1944
Nov 2015–Apr 2016
6-Month
22.17"
(563.12mm)
15.29"
(388.37mm)
6.88"
(174.75mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1971
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1973
Oct 2015–Apr 2016
7-Month
27.15"
(689.61mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
9.16"
(232.66mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 2015–Apr 2016
8-Month
28.81"
(731.77mm)
21.19"
(538.23mm)
7.62"
(193.54mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 2015–Apr 2016
9-Month
30.98"
(786.89mm)
24.13"
(612.90mm)
6.85"
(173.99mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 2015–Apr 2016
10-Month
34.32"
(871.73mm)
27.33"
(694.18mm)
6.99"
(177.55mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
5th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2015–Apr 2016
11-Month
38.31"
(973.07mm)
30.85"
(783.59mm)
7.46"
(189.48mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 2015–Apr 2016
12-Month
47.75"
(1,212.85mm)
34.91"
(886.71mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Nov 2014–Apr 2016
18-Month
64.97"
(1,650.24mm)
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
14.71"
(373.64mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
May 2014–Apr 2016
24-Month
85.91"
(2,182.11mm)
69.89"
(1,775.21mm)
16.02"
(406.90mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2015 1918
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
May 2013–Apr 2016
36-Month
118.34"
(3,005.84mm)
104.85"
(2,663.19mm)
13.49"
(342.65mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1975
May 2012–Apr 2016
48-Month
148.84"
(3,780.54mm)
139.71"
(3,548.63mm)
9.13"
(231.91mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1956
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2011–Apr 2016
60-Month
180.14"
(4,575.56mm)
174.46"
(4,431.28mm)
5.68"
(144.28mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2015 1957
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, published August 2022, retrieved on August 10, 2022 from https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/cag/