Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1981
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1895
Mar–Apr 1981
2-Month
4.10"
(104.14mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1983
Feb–Apr 1981
3-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-4.08"
(-103.63mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1899
Jan–Apr 1981
4-Month
8.62"
(218.95mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-6.93"
(-176.02mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1986
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Dec 1980–Apr 1981
5-Month
10.81"
(274.57mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-8.44"
(-214.38mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1986
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Nov 1980–Apr 1981
6-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-8.74"
(-221.99mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Oct 1980–Apr 1981
7-Month
17.38"
(441.45mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-8.20"
(-208.28mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2001
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1998
Sep 1980–Apr 1981
8-Month
21.91"
(556.51mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-7.92"
(-201.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1980–Apr 1981
9-Month
24.28"
(616.71mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-10.82"
(-274.83mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1980–Apr 1981
10-Month
28.18"
(715.77mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-12.58"
(-319.53mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–Apr 1981
11-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-13.43"
(-341.13mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1980–Apr 1981
12-Month
35.97"
(913.64mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-13.37"
(-339.60mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1981
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Nov 1979–Apr 1981
18-Month
59.98"
(1,523.49mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-11.67"
(-296.42mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1979–Apr 1981
24-Month
90.97"
(2,310.64mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1927
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1978–Apr 1981
36-Month
141.72"
(3,599.69mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-6.39"
(-162.30mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1942
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1977–Apr 1981
48-Month
194.80"
(4,947.92mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1972 1927
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1976–Apr 1981
60-Month
244.76"
(6,216.90mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1972 1928
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/