Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Pennsylvania

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
2.21"
(56.13mm)
3.64"
(92.46mm)
-1.43"
(-36.33mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1946
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Mar–Apr 1942
2-Month
6.81"
(172.97mm)
7.13"
(181.10mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1941 1915
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Feb–Apr 1942
3-Month
9.46"
(240.28mm)
9.73"
(247.14mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Jan–Apr 1942
4-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
12.78"
(324.61mm)
-1.53"
(-38.86mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Dec 1941–Apr 1942
5-Month
14.27"
(362.46mm)
15.88"
(403.35mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1941 1941
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Nov 1941–Apr 1942
6-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
19.09"
(484.89mm)
-2.29"
(-58.17mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1952
Oct 1941–Apr 1942
7-Month
19.63"
(498.60mm)
22.26"
(565.40mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1941 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2011
Sep 1941–Apr 1942
8-Month
21.02"
(533.91mm)
25.83"
(656.08mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Aug 1941–Apr 1942
9-Month
25.31"
(642.87mm)
29.69"
(754.13mm)
-4.38"
(-111.26mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jul 1941–Apr 1942
10-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
33.89"
(860.81mm)
-3.55"
(-90.17mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
Jun 1941–Apr 1942
11-Month
35.32"
(897.13mm)
38.05"
(966.47mm)
-2.73"
(-69.34mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019
May 1941–Apr 1942
12-Month
37.51"
(952.75mm)
41.95"
(1,065.53mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1941 1931
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Nov 1940–Apr 1942
18-Month
52.28"
(1,327.91mm)
61.03"
(1,550.16mm)
-8.75"
(-222.25mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
May 1940–Apr 1942
24-Month
74.19"
(1,884.43mm)
83.91"
(2,131.31mm)
-9.72"
(-246.88mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1941 1966
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
May 1939–Apr 1942
36-Month
111.68"
(2,836.67mm)
125.93"
(3,198.62mm)
-14.25"
(-361.95mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1933 1967
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
May 1938–Apr 1942
48-Month
155.06"
(3,938.52mm)
167.93"
(4,265.42mm)
-12.87"
(-326.90mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1934 1966
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
May 1937–Apr 1942
60-Month
197.76"
(5,023.10mm)
209.83"
(5,329.68mm)
-12.07"
(-306.58mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1935 1967
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2022

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on October 1, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/