Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2012
1-Month
3.22"
(81.79mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2010 1976
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1895
Mar–Apr 2012
2-Month
7.36"
(186.94mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1985
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1983
Ties: 2013
Feb–Apr 2012
3-Month
9.58"
(243.33mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2010 1986
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1899
Ties: 2009
Jan–Apr 2012
4-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2009 1986
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Dec 2011–Apr 2012
5-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 2006 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1998
Nov 2011–Apr 2012
6-Month
19.22"
(488.19mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Oct 2011–Apr 2012
7-Month
22.10"
(561.34mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 2001
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Ties: 1938
Sep 2011–Apr 2012
8-Month
27.46"
(697.48mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Aug 2011–Apr 2012
9-Month
34.44"
(874.78mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2011–Apr 2012
10-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1945
Jun 2011–Apr 2012
11-Month
41.92"
(1,064.77mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2011 1981
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2011–Apr 2012
12-Month
45.06"
(1,144.52mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-4.28"
(-108.72mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2009 1981
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
Nov 2010–Apr 2012
18-Month
62.89"
(1,597.41mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
-8.76"
(-222.50mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 2008 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019
May 2010–Apr 2012
24-Month
90.31"
(2,293.87mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
-8.33"
(-211.59mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 2009 1927
110th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
May 2009–Apr 2012
36-Month
145.49"
(3,695.45mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
-2.62"
(-66.54mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2011 1942
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020
May 2008–Apr 2012
48-Month
189.00"
(4,800.60mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
-8.43"
(-214.12mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2011 1927
95th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2007–Apr 2012
60-Month
226.38"
(5,750.05mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-20.32"
(-516.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1989 1928
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/