Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1989

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1989
1-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1988 1976
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1895
Mar–Apr 1989
2-Month
10.97"
(278.64mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1983
Feb–Apr 1989
3-Month
15.88"
(403.35mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
4.23"
(107.44mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 1899
Jan–Apr 1989
4-Month
18.36"
(466.34mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1988–Apr 1989
5-Month
19.41"
(493.01mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
0.16"
(4.06mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1988–Apr 1989
6-Month
23.21"
(589.53mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Oct 1988–Apr 1989
7-Month
26.27"
(667.26mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Sep 1988–Apr 1989
8-Month
30.35"
(770.89mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1988–Apr 1989
9-Month
35.43"
(899.92mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1988–Apr 1989
10-Month
39.72"
(1,008.89mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1988–Apr 1989
11-Month
43.03"
(1,092.96mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-2.31"
(-58.68mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1988–Apr 1989
12-Month
46.70"
(1,186.18mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Nov 1987–Apr 1989
18-Month
65.06"
(1,652.52mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-6.59"
(-167.39mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
May 1987–Apr 1989
24-Month
86.40"
(2,194.56mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-12.24"
(-310.90mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1986 1927
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019
May 1986–Apr 1989
36-Month
137.75"
(3,498.85mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-10.36"
(-263.14mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1942
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1985–Apr 1989
48-Month
180.52"
(4,585.21mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-16.91"
(-429.51mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1988 1927
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1984–Apr 1989
60-Month
223.90"
(5,687.06mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-22.80"
(-579.12mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1928
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/