Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1951
1-Month
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1950 1976
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1895
Mar–Apr 1951
2-Month
7.95"
(201.93mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
0.13"
(3.30mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1983
Feb–Apr 1951
3-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-1.60"
(-40.64mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1899
Jan–Apr 1951
4-Month
11.62"
(295.15mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Ties: 1985
Dec 1950–Apr 1951
5-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-4.35"
(-110.49mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Nov 1950–Apr 1951
6-Month
16.40"
(416.56mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-5.88"
(-149.35mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1950 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Oct 1950–Apr 1951
7-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1950 2001
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1998
Sep 1950–Apr 1951
8-Month
24.11"
(612.39mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-5.72"
(-145.29mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1950 2002
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Aug 1950–Apr 1951
9-Month
27.37"
(695.20mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-7.73"
(-196.34mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jul 1950–Apr 1951
10-Month
36.09"
(916.69mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-4.67"
(-118.61mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Ties: 1916
Jun 1950–Apr 1951
11-Month
41.18"
(1,045.97mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-4.16"
(-105.67mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1950–Apr 1951
12-Month
46.84"
(1,189.74mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1945 1981
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1949–Apr 1951
18-Month
61.96"
(1,573.78mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-9.69"
(-246.13mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1949–Apr 1951
24-Month
95.73"
(2,431.54mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1945 1927
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1948–Apr 1951
36-Month
148.05"
(3,760.47mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1945 1942
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1947–Apr 1951
48-Month
202.73"
(5,149.34mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1927
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
May 1946–Apr 1951
60-Month
251.20"
(6,380.48mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
4.50"
(114.30mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1946 1928
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/