Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1971
1-Month
3.12"
(79.25mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1976
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1895
Mar–Apr 1971
2-Month
8.07"
(204.98mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1985
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1983
Feb–Apr 1971
3-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1899
Jan–Apr 1971
4-Month
17.32"
(439.93mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1970–Apr 1971
5-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Nov 1970–Apr 1971
6-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Oct 1970–Apr 1971
7-Month
26.98"
(685.29mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1970 2001
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Sep 1970–Apr 1971
8-Month
29.36"
(745.74mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-0.47"
(-11.94mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug 1970–Apr 1971
9-Month
35.65"
(905.51mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jul 1970–Apr 1971
10-Month
41.70"
(1,059.18mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jun 1970–Apr 1971
11-Month
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Apr 1971
12-Month
47.83"
(1,214.88mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Nov 1969–Apr 1971
18-Month
68.60"
(1,742.44mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1969–Apr 1971
24-Month
96.36"
(2,447.54mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-2.28"
(-57.92mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
May 1968–Apr 1971
36-Month
140.93"
(3,579.62mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-7.18"
(-182.37mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1969 1942
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
May 1967–Apr 1971
48-Month
189.82"
(4,821.43mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-7.61"
(-193.29mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
May 1966–Apr 1971
60-Month
232.74"
(5,911.60mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-13.96"
(-354.58mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1970 1928
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 13, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/