Top 10 Wettest April on Record

The recent stretch of wet weather led to the 2nd wettest April on record at La Crosse, WI.  For the month, just over seven inches of rain fell:.

Wettest Aprils
La Crosse, Wisconsin
1873-2014
Rank
Year
Total Precipitation
1 1973 7.31
2 2014 7.03
3 1954 6.79
4 2008 6.74
5 1994 6.51
6 1975 6.07
7 1999 6.02
8 1991 5.96
- 1909 5.96
10 2013 5.92

The rainfall total at Rochester, MN for April also finished in the top 10 (5th place overall), with 5.64":

Wettest Aprils
Rochester, Minnesota
1873-2014
Rank
Year
Total Precipitation
1 2001 7.30
2 2013 6.79
3 1999 6.47
- 1990 6.47
5 2014 5.64
6 2006 5.51
7 1991 5.25
8 1929 5.22
9 1994 4.95
10 1954 4.68

 



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