Climate at a Glance

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1976

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1976
1-Month
0.73"
(18.54mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1976
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1895
Mar–Apr 1976
2-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-3.76"
(-95.51mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1967 1985
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1983
Feb–Apr 1976
3-Month
5.79"
(147.07mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-5.86"
(-148.84mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1899
Jan–Apr 1976
4-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-6.05"
(-153.67mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1986
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Dec 1975–Apr 1976
5-Month
13.76"
(349.50mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-5.49"
(-139.45mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1950 1986
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1975–Apr 1976
6-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-5.79"
(-147.06mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Oct 1975–Apr 1976
7-Month
19.68"
(499.87mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-5.90"
(-149.86mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1967 2001
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Sep 1975–Apr 1976
8-Month
27.57"
(700.28mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Aug 1975–Apr 1976
9-Month
30.12"
(765.05mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-4.98"
(-126.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jul 1975–Apr 1976
10-Month
38.32"
(973.33mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-2.44"
(-61.97mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jun 1975–Apr 1976
11-Month
41.61"
(1,056.89mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-3.73"
(-94.75mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Ties: 2006
May 1975–Apr 1976
12-Month
47.30"
(1,201.42mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1969 1981
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1974–Apr 1976
18-Month
74.09"
(1,881.89mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1971 2002
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
May 1974–Apr 1976
24-Month
102.75"
(2,609.85mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
4.11"
(104.39mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1927
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
May 1973–Apr 1976
36-Month
151.91"
(3,858.51mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1942
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020
May 1972–Apr 1976
48-Month
210.41"
(5,344.41mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
12.98"
(329.69mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1974 1927
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
May 1971–Apr 1976
60-Month
264.09"
(6,707.89mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
17.39"
(441.71mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1974 1928
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/