Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1921
1-Month
3.92"
(99.57mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1919 1976
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1895
Mar–Apr 1921
2-Month
7.01"
(178.05mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1919 1985
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Feb–Apr 1921
3-Month
11.32"
(287.53mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1919 1986
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1899
Jan–Apr 1921
4-Month
15.33"
(389.38mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1919 1986
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1998
Dec 1920–Apr 1921
5-Month
21.15"
(537.21mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1920 1986
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Nov 1920–Apr 1921
6-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
3.76"
(95.51mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1920 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Oct 1920–Apr 1921
7-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
1.41"
(35.82mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1920 2001
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1998
Sep 1920–Apr 1921
8-Month
31.88"
(809.75mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Aug 1920–Apr 1921
9-Month
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1920 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1920–Apr 1921
10-Month
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1920 1981
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Ties: 1983
Jun 1920–Apr 1921
11-Month
50.77"
(1,289.56mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
May 1920–Apr 1921
12-Month
52.45"
(1,332.23mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
3.11"
(78.99mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1920 1981
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1917 2019
Nov 1919–Apr 1921
18-Month
74.13"
(1,882.90mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
2.48"
(62.99mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
May 1919–Apr 1921
24-Month
102.40"
(2,600.96mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
3.76"
(95.50mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1920 1927
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
May 1918–Apr 1921
36-Month
150.55"
(3,823.97mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1920 1942
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Ties: 1965
May 1917–Apr 1921
48-Month
199.86"
(5,076.44mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1927
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
May 1916–Apr 1921
60-Month
252.57"
(6,415.28mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
5.87"
(149.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1928
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019

Citing This Page

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