Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2015
1-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2012 1976
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1895
Mar–Apr 2015
2-Month
7.78"
(197.61mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1983
Feb–Apr 2015
3-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2012 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1899
Jan–Apr 2015
4-Month
15.23"
(386.84mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2012 1986
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Dec 2014–Apr 2015
5-Month
18.99"
(482.35mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2012 1986
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Ties: 2018
Nov 2014–Apr 2015
6-Month
22.76"
(578.10mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
0.48"
(12.19mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Oct 2014–Apr 2015
7-Month
25.65"
(651.51mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
0.07"
(1.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2013 2001
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1998
Sep 2014–Apr 2015
8-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 2002
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2014–Apr 2015
9-Month
36.34"
(923.04mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 1981
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2014–Apr 2015
10-Month
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
0.83"
(21.09mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jun 2014–Apr 2015
11-Month
45.77"
(1,162.56mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
May 2014–Apr 2015
12-Month
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2012 1981
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Ties: 1959
Nov 2013–Apr 2015
18-Month
74.45"
(1,891.03mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
May 2013–Apr 2015
24-Month
105.62"
(2,682.75mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2013 1927
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
May 2012–Apr 2015
36-Month
155.94"
(3,960.88mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
7.83"
(198.89mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1942
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019
May 2011–Apr 2015
48-Month
201.00"
(5,105.40mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 1927
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
May 2010–Apr 2015
60-Month
246.25"
(6,254.75mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2013 1928
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/