Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1974
1-Month
3.60"
(91.44mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.06"
(1.52mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1972 1976
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1895
Mar–Apr 1974
2-Month
7.75"
(196.85mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1972 1985
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1983
Feb–Apr 1974
3-Month
11.99"
(304.55mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1899
Jan–Apr 1974
4-Month
16.57"
(420.88mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Dec 1973–Apr 1974
5-Month
23.62"
(599.95mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
4.37"
(111.00mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Nov 1973–Apr 1974
6-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1972 1981
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Oct 1973–Apr 1974
7-Month
27.12"
(688.85mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2001
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1973–Apr 1974
8-Month
29.60"
(751.84mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1973–Apr 1974
9-Month
34.38"
(873.25mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1981
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Apr 1974
10-Month
38.57"
(979.68mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1973–Apr 1974
11-Month
44.29"
(1,124.97mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1973–Apr 1974
12-Month
49.16"
(1,248.66mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-0.18"
(-4.58mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1971 1981
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1972–Apr 1974
18-Month
79.35"
(2,015.49mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1973 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
May 1972–Apr 1974
24-Month
107.66"
(2,734.56mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
9.02"
(229.10mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1927
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1971–Apr 1974
36-Month
161.34"
(4,098.04mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
13.23"
(336.05mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1973 1942
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1970–Apr 1974
48-Month
209.17"
(5,312.92mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1973 1927
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2019
May 1969–Apr 1974
60-Month
257.70"
(6,545.58mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
11.00"
(279.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1928
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/