Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1927

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1927
1-Month
2.79"
(70.87mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1926 1976
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1895
Mar–Apr 1927
2-Month
6.14"
(155.96mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1925 1985
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1983
Feb–Apr 1927
3-Month
10.18"
(258.57mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1925 1986
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1899
Jan–Apr 1927
4-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-4.14"
(-105.16mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1898 1986
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Ties: 1931
Dec 1926–Apr 1927
5-Month
15.55"
(394.97mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-3.70"
(-93.98mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1916 1986
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Nov 1926–Apr 1927
6-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1925 1981
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Oct 1926–Apr 1927
7-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1925 2001
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Ties: 2005
Sep 1926–Apr 1927
8-Month
23.02"
(584.71mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-6.81"
(-172.97mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1910 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Aug 1926–Apr 1927
9-Month
27.22"
(691.39mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-7.88"
(-200.15mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Jul 1926–Apr 1927
10-Month
32.58"
(827.53mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-8.18"
(-207.77mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Jun 1926–Apr 1927
11-Month
36.41"
(924.81mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-8.93"
(-226.83mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1898 1981
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
May 1926–Apr 1927
12-Month
37.96"
(964.18mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-11.38"
(-289.06mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1981
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Nov 1925–Apr 1927
18-Month
59.88"
(1,520.95mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-11.77"
(-298.96mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
May 1925–Apr 1927
24-Month
78.89"
(2,003.81mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-19.75"
(-501.65mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1927
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2020
May 1924–Apr 1927
36-Month
130.97"
(3,326.64mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-17.14"
(-435.35mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1942
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2020
May 1923–Apr 1927
48-Month
174.26"
(4,426.20mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-23.17"
(-588.52mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1927
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
May 1922–Apr 1927
60-Month
227.47"
(5,777.74mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-19.23"
(-488.44mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1928
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/