Climate at a Glance

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Southwest Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
1.14"
(28.96mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
0.08"
(2.04mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1975 1989
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1900
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1974 1972
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
3.18"
(80.77mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
-0.03"
(-0.76mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1972
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
3.49"
(88.65mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1974 1972
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
5.21"
(132.33mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
5.16"
(131.06mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Ties: 1899
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
5.66"
(143.76mm)
7.23"
(183.64mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Ties: 1936
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
7.26"
(184.40mm)
8.60"
(218.44mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1941
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
10.61"
(269.49mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
10.52"
(267.21mm)
12.48"
(316.99mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
11.26"
(286.00mm)
13.41"
(340.61mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1905
Ties: 1990
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
14.53"
(369.06mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1974 2021
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
18.10"
(459.74mm)
20.64"
(524.26mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1972 2021
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1942
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
26.05"
(661.67mm)
29.05"
(737.87mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1975 2022
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1942
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
37.76"
(959.10mm)
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
-5.79"
(-147.07mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1965 1904
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1907
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
56.75"
(1,441.45mm)
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1974 1904
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
69.23"
(1,758.44mm)
72.49"
(1,841.25mm)
-3.26"
(-82.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1975 1957
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1987

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 3, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/