Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1962
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.66"
(16.77mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1960 1976
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1895
Mar–Apr 1962
2-Month
8.70"
(220.98mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 1985
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1983
Feb–Apr 1962
3-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1957 1986
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1899
Jan–Apr 1962
4-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1986
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Dec 1961–Apr 1962
5-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
4.12"
(104.65mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1961 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 1998
Nov 1961–Apr 1962
6-Month
26.19"
(665.23mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1998
Oct 1961–Apr 1962
7-Month
27.84"
(707.14mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1998
Ties: 1990
Sep 1961–Apr 1962
8-Month
29.77"
(756.16mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1961–Apr 1962
9-Month
36.43"
(925.32mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1961–Apr 1962
10-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1959 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
Jun 1961–Apr 1962
11-Month
47.78"
(1,213.61mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
2.44"
(61.97mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1961–Apr 1962
12-Month
52.34"
(1,329.44mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1961 1981
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Nov 1960–Apr 1962
18-Month
73.16"
(1,858.26mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
May 1960–Apr 1962
24-Month
101.25"
(2,571.75mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
2.61"
(66.29mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1957 1927
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
May 1959–Apr 1962
36-Month
158.22"
(4,018.79mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
10.11"
(256.80mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1961 1942
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1958–Apr 1962
48-Month
207.61"
(5,273.29mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
10.18"
(258.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1959 1927
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
May 1957–Apr 1962
60-Month
263.65"
(6,696.71mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
16.95"
(430.53mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1961 1928
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 10, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/