Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1990
1-Month
2.75"
(69.85mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1986 1976
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1895
Ties: 1953
Mar–Apr 1990
2-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1983
Feb–Apr 1990
3-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1899
Jan–Apr 1990
4-Month
15.81"
(401.57mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Ties: 1901
Dec 1989–Apr 1990
5-Month
19.74"
(501.40mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1986
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1989–Apr 1990
6-Month
23.13"
(587.50mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Oct 1989–Apr 1990
7-Month
27.84"
(707.14mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1989 2001
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Ties: 1962
Sep 1989–Apr 1990
8-Month
34.01"
(863.85mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1989–Apr 1990
9-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1989–Apr 1990
10-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
5.07"
(128.78mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Jun 1989–Apr 1990
11-Month
52.94"
(1,344.68mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
May 1989–Apr 1990
12-Month
58.02"
(1,473.71mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
8.68"
(220.47mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1989 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Nov 1988–Apr 1990
18-Month
81.23"
(2,063.24mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
9.58"
(243.33mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
May 1988–Apr 1990
24-Month
104.72"
(2,659.89mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
6.08"
(154.43mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
May 1987–Apr 1990
36-Month
144.42"
(3,668.27mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-3.69"
(-93.72mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1989 1942
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Ties: 1924
May 1986–Apr 1990
48-Month
195.77"
(4,972.56mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
May 1985–Apr 1990
60-Month
238.54"
(6,058.92mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-8.16"
(-207.26mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1989 1928
93rd 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 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/