Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1988
1-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1895
Mar–Apr 1988
2-Month
5.88"
(149.35mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1985
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1983
Feb–Apr 1988
3-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1899
Jan–Apr 1988
4-Month
11.56"
(293.62mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Apr 1988
5-Month
14.86"
(377.44mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-4.39"
(-111.51mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1987–Apr 1988
6-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1987–Apr 1988
7-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-6.06"
(-153.92mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1985 2001
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Sep 1987–Apr 1988
8-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–Apr 1988
9-Month
30.05"
(763.27mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1986 1981
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Apr 1988
10-Month
33.35"
(847.09mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-7.41"
(-188.21mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Apr 1988
11-Month
37.55"
(953.77mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1985 1981
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Apr 1988
12-Month
39.70"
(1,008.38mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-9.64"
(-244.86mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1986–Apr 1988
18-Month
67.99"
(1,726.95mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1987 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1986–Apr 1988
24-Month
91.05"
(2,312.67mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-7.59"
(-192.79mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1927
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1985–Apr 1988
36-Month
133.82"
(3,399.03mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-14.29"
(-362.96mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1955 1942
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1984–Apr 1988
48-Month
177.20"
(4,500.88mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-20.23"
(-513.84mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1934 1927
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1983–Apr 1988
60-Month
227.73"
(5,784.34mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-18.97"
(-481.84mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1928
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/