Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1961
1-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1895
Mar–Apr 1961
2-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1983
Feb–Apr 1961
3-Month
14.54"
(369.32mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
2.89"
(73.41mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1899
Jan–Apr 1961
4-Month
17.24"
(437.90mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1959 1986
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Dec 1960–Apr 1961
5-Month
19.34"
(491.24mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1957 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1913
Nov 1960–Apr 1961
6-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-1.46"
(-37.08mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Oct 1960–Apr 1961
7-Month
23.72"
(602.49mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 2001
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Sep 1960–Apr 1961
8-Month
28.98"
(736.09mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1960–Apr 1961
9-Month
34.21"
(868.93mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1960–Apr 1961
10-Month
41.19"
(1,046.23mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1960–Apr 1961
11-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1960–Apr 1961
12-Month
48.91"
(1,242.31mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-0.43"
(-10.93mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1957 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1959–Apr 1961
18-Month
73.60"
(1,869.44mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1959–Apr 1961
24-Month
105.88"
(2,689.35mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
7.24"
(183.89mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1959 1927
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1958–Apr 1961
36-Month
155.27"
(3,943.86mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
7.16"
(181.87mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1959 1942
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1957–Apr 1961
48-Month
211.31"
(5,367.27mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
13.88"
(352.55mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1960 1927
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
May 1956–Apr 1961
60-Month
259.42"
(6,589.27mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
12.72"
(323.09mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1959 1928
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/