Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1898
1-Month
3.59"
(91.19mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.06"
(1.53mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1895
Mar–Apr 1898
2-Month
7.72"
(196.09mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1985
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Feb–Apr 1898
3-Month
8.65"
(219.71mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1899
Jan–Apr 1898
4-Month
11.33"
(287.78mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-4.22"
(-107.19mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1986
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Dec 1897–Apr 1898
5-Month
14.72"
(373.89mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1986
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Nov 1897–Apr 1898
6-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Oct 1897–Apr 1898
7-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-4.65"
(-118.11mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 2001
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1998
Sep 1897–Apr 1898
8-Month
22.37"
(568.20mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-7.46"
(-189.48mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1897–Apr 1898
9-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-9.42"
(-239.27mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jul 1897–Apr 1898
10-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-9.08"
(-230.63mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Jun 1897–Apr 1898
11-Month
35.66"
(905.76mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-9.68"
(-245.88mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1897–Apr 1898
12-Month
39.60"
(1,005.84mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-9.74"
(-247.40mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Nov 1896–Apr 1898
18-Month
63.87"
(1,622.30mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 2002
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1896–Apr 1898
24-Month
91.21"
(2,316.73mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-7.43"
(-188.73mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1927
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
May 1895–Apr 1898
36-Month
132.84"
(3,374.14mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-15.27"
(-387.85mm)
6th Driest Driest to Date 1942
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/