Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, April 2019

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 2019
1-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2018 1976
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1895
Mar–Apr 2019
2-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
7.82"
(198.63mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2016 1985
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2018 1983
Ties: 1964
Feb–Apr 2019
3-Month
13.45"
(341.63mm)
11.65"
(295.91mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2018 1986
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1899
Jan–Apr 2019
4-Month
17.30"
(439.42mm)
15.55"
(394.97mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1998
Dec 2018–Apr 2019
5-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
19.25"
(488.95mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2018 1986
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 2018–Apr 2019
6-Month
30.69"
(779.53mm)
22.28"
(565.91mm)
8.41"
(213.62mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Oct 2018–Apr 2019
7-Month
35.37"
(898.40mm)
25.58"
(649.73mm)
9.79"
(248.67mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 2001
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Sep 2018–Apr 2019
8-Month
45.78"
(1,162.81mm)
29.83"
(757.68mm)
15.95"
(405.13mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 2018–Apr 2019
9-Month
52.39"
(1,330.71mm)
35.10"
(891.54mm)
17.29"
(439.17mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jul 2018–Apr 2019
10-Month
58.75"
(1,492.25mm)
40.76"
(1,035.30mm)
17.99"
(456.95mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 2018–Apr 2019
11-Month
62.73"
(1,593.34mm)
45.34"
(1,151.64mm)
17.39"
(441.70mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2018–Apr 2019
12-Month
69.52"
(1,765.81mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
20.18"
(512.57mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2018 1981
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Nov 2017–Apr 2019
18-Month
89.81"
(2,281.17mm)
71.65"
(1,819.91mm)
18.16"
(461.26mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 2002
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2017–Apr 2019
24-Month
118.33"
(3,005.58mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
19.69"
(500.12mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2018 1927
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2016–Apr 2019
36-Month
170.70"
(4,335.78mm)
148.11"
(3,761.99mm)
22.59"
(573.79mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2018 1942
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2015–Apr 2019
48-Month
227.32"
(5,773.93mm)
197.43"
(5,014.72mm)
29.89"
(759.21mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1927
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 2014–Apr 2019
60-Month
276.71"
(7,028.43mm)
246.70"
(6,266.18mm)
30.01"
(762.25mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1928
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/