Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1983
1-Month
5.27"
(133.86mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1982 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1895
Mar–Apr 1983
2-Month
12.46"
(316.48mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
4.64"
(117.85mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1982 1985
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Feb–Apr 1983
3-Month
18.49"
(469.65mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
6.84"
(173.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1899
Jan–Apr 1983
4-Month
21.53"
(546.86mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
5.98"
(151.89mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Dec 1982–Apr 1983
5-Month
26.30"
(668.02mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1986
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Nov 1982–Apr 1983
6-Month
29.59"
(751.59mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
7.31"
(185.68mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Oct 1982–Apr 1983
7-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
8.08"
(205.23mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1998
Sep 1982–Apr 1983
8-Month
36.92"
(937.77mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
7.09"
(180.09mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1982–Apr 1983
9-Month
40.57"
(1,030.48mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
5.47"
(138.94mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1982–Apr 1983
10-Month
45.87"
(1,165.10mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
5.11"
(129.80mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1921
Jun 1982–Apr 1983
11-Month
52.13"
(1,324.10mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1982–Apr 1983
12-Month
55.92"
(1,420.37mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
6.58"
(167.13mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1982 1981
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1981–Apr 1983
18-Month
79.65"
(2,023.11mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
8.00"
(203.20mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1982 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1981–Apr 1983
24-Month
105.83"
(2,688.08mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
7.19"
(182.62mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1982 1927
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2020
May 1980–Apr 1983
36-Month
141.80"
(3,601.72mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-6.31"
(-160.27mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1982 1942
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
May 1979–Apr 1983
48-Month
196.80"
(4,998.72mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1982 1927
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1978–Apr 1983
60-Month
247.55"
(6,287.77mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1982 1928
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/