Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1997
1-Month
4.86"
(123.44mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
1.32"
(33.52mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1996 1976
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1895
Mar–Apr 1997
2-Month
9.16"
(232.66mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
1.34"
(34.03mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1985
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1983
Feb–Apr 1997
3-Month
12.93"
(328.42mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1899
Jan–Apr 1997
4-Month
16.56"
(420.62mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1998
Dec 1996–Apr 1997
5-Month
20.51"
(520.95mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1998
Nov 1996–Apr 1997
6-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 1998
Oct 1996–Apr 1997
7-Month
28.02"
(711.71mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 2001
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Sep 1996–Apr 1997
8-Month
37.16"
(943.86mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
7.33"
(186.18mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1996–Apr 1997
9-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
7.91"
(200.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 1996–Apr 1997
10-Month
49.71"
(1,262.63mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
8.95"
(227.33mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1996–Apr 1997
11-Month
53.74"
(1,365.00mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
8.40"
(213.36mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
May 1996–Apr 1997
12-Month
57.47"
(1,459.74mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
8.13"
(206.50mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1996 1981
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Nov 1995–Apr 1997
18-Month
79.41"
(2,017.01mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
7.76"
(197.10mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
May 1995–Apr 1997
24-Month
112.97"
(2,869.44mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
14.33"
(363.98mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1996 1927
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
May 1994–Apr 1997
36-Month
160.12"
(4,067.05mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
12.01"
(305.06mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1942
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
May 1993–Apr 1997
48-Month
204.22"
(5,187.19mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1995 1927
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
May 1992–Apr 1997
60-Month
262.62"
(6,670.55mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
15.92"
(404.37mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1928
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 9, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/