Climate at a Glance

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West Climate Region

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
2.23"
(56.64mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1987 1909
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1935
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
2.72"
(69.09mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.95"
(-24.13mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1985 2008
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
3.31"
(84.07mm)
6.39"
(162.31mm)
-3.08"
(-78.24mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1997
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Ties: 2002
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
9.37"
(238.00mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1985 2022
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1995
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
9.51"
(241.55mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1978
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
11.66"
(296.16mm)
13.79"
(350.27mm)
-2.13"
(-54.11mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
12.97"
(329.44mm)
14.82"
(376.43mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
15.31"
(388.87mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
13.16"
(334.26mm)
15.70"
(398.78mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
16.03"
(407.16mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1987 2021
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
13.94"
(354.08mm)
16.52"
(419.61mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1987 2021
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
17.44"
(442.98mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1987 1977
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1983
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
31.22"
(792.99mm)
-6.91"
(-175.52mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
27.49"
(698.25mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-7.41"
(-188.21mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1977 1977
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
48.45"
(1,230.63mm)
52.30"
(1,328.42mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1978 2022
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1984
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
64.31"
(1,633.47mm)
69.56"
(1,766.82mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1977 2015
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
83.55"
(2,122.17mm)
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1979 1933
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1999

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Regional Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 4, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/