Climate at a Glance

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1986
1-Month
0.98"
(24.89mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-2.56"
(-65.03mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1976
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1895
Mar–Apr 1986
2-Month
3.67"
(93.22mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1985
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1986
3-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-5.97"
(-151.64mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1899
Jan–Apr 1986
4-Month
7.39"
(187.71mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-8.16"
(-207.26mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Dec 1985–Apr 1986
5-Month
8.66"
(219.96mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-10.59"
(-268.99mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1998
Nov 1985–Apr 1986
6-Month
15.61"
(396.49mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-6.67"
(-169.42mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1985–Apr 1986
7-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Sep 1985–Apr 1986
8-Month
22.07"
(560.58mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-7.76"
(-197.10mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1985 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1985–Apr 1986
9-Month
28.39"
(721.11mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-6.71"
(-170.43mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Ties: 2001
Jul 1985–Apr 1986
10-Month
35.61"
(904.49mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-5.15"
(-130.81mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Jun 1985–Apr 1986
11-Month
39.43"
(1,001.52mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-5.91"
(-150.12mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1985–Apr 1986
12-Month
42.77"
(1,086.36mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1984–Apr 1986
18-Month
58.36"
(1,482.34mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-13.29"
(-337.57mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1984–Apr 1986
24-Month
86.15"
(2,188.21mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-12.49"
(-317.25mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1982 1927
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1983–Apr 1986
36-Month
136.68"
(3,471.67mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-11.43"
(-290.32mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1942
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1982–Apr 1986
48-Month
192.60"
(4,892.04mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1984 1927
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1981–Apr 1986
60-Month
242.51"
(6,159.75mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-4.19"
(-106.43mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1985 1928
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/