Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1942
1-Month
2.48"
(62.99mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1941 1989
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1900
Mar–Apr 1942
2-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1940 1972
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Feb–Apr 1942
3-Month
4.29"
(108.97mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1940 1972
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Jan–Apr 1942
4-Month
4.87"
(123.70mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1940 1972
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Ties: 1918
Dec 1941–Apr 1942
5-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Ties: 1911
Nov 1941–Apr 1942
6-Month
6.90"
(175.26mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Oct 1941–Apr 1942
7-Month
9.78"
(248.41mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1940 1904
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Ties: 1995
Sep 1941–Apr 1942
8-Month
12.89"
(327.41mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1941
Aug 1941–Apr 1942
9-Month
15.02"
(381.51mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
4.41"
(112.02mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Jul 1941–Apr 1942
10-Month
17.01"
(432.05mm)
12.48"
(316.99mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1940 2021
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1905
Jun 1941–Apr 1942
11-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
5.10"
(129.54mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1941 2021
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1905
May 1941–Apr 1942
12-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
127th Driest Driest since: 1941 2021
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
Nov 1940–Apr 1942
18-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
10.66"
(270.76mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1941 2021
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
May 1940–Apr 1942
24-Month
39.57"
(1,005.08mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
10.52"
(267.21mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1941 2022
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1942
May 1939–Apr 1942
36-Month
51.97"
(1,320.04mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
8.42"
(213.87mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1904
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1907 1907
May 1938–Apr 1942
48-Month
66.20"
(1,681.48mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1941 1904
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1986
May 1937–Apr 1942
60-Month
80.73"
(2,050.54mm)
72.49"
(1,841.25mm)
8.24"
(209.29mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1941 1957
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 5, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/