Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1947
1-Month
3.53"
(89.66mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1976
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1895
Mar–Apr 1947
2-Month
7.17"
(182.12mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1946 1985
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Feb–Apr 1947
3-Month
8.32"
(211.33mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1899
Jan–Apr 1947
4-Month
14.06"
(357.12mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Dec 1946–Apr 1947
5-Month
15.93"
(404.62mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-3.32"
(-84.33mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1945 1986
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Nov 1946–Apr 1947
6-Month
18.82"
(478.03mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Oct 1946–Apr 1947
7-Month
22.28"
(565.91mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1945 2001
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1998
Sep 1946–Apr 1947
8-Month
26.55"
(674.37mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Aug 1946–Apr 1947
9-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jul 1946–Apr 1947
10-Month
39.13"
(993.90mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-1.63"
(-41.40mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–Apr 1947
11-Month
42.91"
(1,089.91mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1946–Apr 1947
12-Month
48.47"
(1,231.14mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-0.87"
(-22.10mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Nov 1945–Apr 1947
18-Month
72.57"
(1,843.28mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
0.92"
(23.37mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1945 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Ties: 1920
May 1945–Apr 1947
24-Month
105.21"
(2,672.33mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
6.57"
(166.87mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1946 1927
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
May 1944–Apr 1947
36-Month
149.01"
(3,784.85mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1943–Apr 1947
48-Month
199.06"
(5,056.12mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1945 1927
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
May 1942–Apr 1947
60-Month
252.13"
(6,404.10mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1928
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/