Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1917
1-Month
3.42"
(86.87mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1916 1976
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1895
Ties: 1980
Mar–Apr 1917
2-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1985
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1983
Ties: 1975
Feb–Apr 1917
3-Month
12.85"
(326.39mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
1.20"
(30.48mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1916 1986
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1899
Jan–Apr 1917
4-Month
16.91"
(429.51mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1916 1986
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Dec 1916–Apr 1917
5-Month
19.78"
(502.41mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1916 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Nov 1916–Apr 1917
6-Month
21.19"
(538.23mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-1.09"
(-27.68mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Ties: 1965
Oct 1916–Apr 1917
7-Month
24.34"
(618.24mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Sep 1916–Apr 1917
8-Month
26.95"
(684.53mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Aug 1916–Apr 1917
9-Month
31.85"
(808.99mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jul 1916–Apr 1917
10-Month
41.44"
(1,052.58mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
0.68"
(17.28mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Jun 1916–Apr 1917
11-Month
47.67"
(1,210.82mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
2.33"
(59.18mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
May 1916–Apr 1917
12-Month
52.71"
(1,338.83mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
3.37"
(85.59mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Nov 1915–Apr 1917
18-Month
70.43"
(1,788.92mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-1.22"
(-30.99mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1916 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2019
Ties: 1970
May 1915–Apr 1917
24-Month
98.72"
(2,507.49mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1916 1927
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
May 1914–Apr 1917
36-Month
145.29"
(3,690.37mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-2.82"
(-71.62mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1916 1942
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
May 1913–Apr 1917
48-Month
194.58"
(4,942.33mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-2.85"
(-72.39mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1916 1927
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
May 1912–Apr 1917
60-Month
240.65"
(6,112.51mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1916 1928
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/