Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
1.24"
(31.49mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1895
Ties: 1900
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
9.29"
(235.97mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1983
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
13.59"
(345.19mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1899
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
19.85"
(504.19mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1998
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Ties: 2003
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
28.29"
(718.57mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
6.01"
(152.66mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
31.39"
(797.31mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
5.81"
(147.58mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1986 2001
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
3.24"
(82.30mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
6.42"
(163.07mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
45.76"
(1,162.30mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
5.00"
(127.00mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
48.31"
(1,227.07mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
2.97"
(75.43mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
51.35"
(1,304.29mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
66.96"
(1,700.78mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
94.12"
(2,390.65mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-4.52"
(-114.81mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1986 1927
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
137.50"
(3,492.50mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-10.61"
(-269.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1942
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
188.03"
(4,775.96mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-9.40"
(-238.76mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
243.95"
(6,196.33mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1928
69th 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/