Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1895

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1895
1-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1965
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Nov–Dec 1895
2-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
46th Driest Driest to Date 1965
80th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Oct–Dec 1895
3-Month
7.82"
(198.63mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-2.14"
(-54.35mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1933
104th Wettest Wettest to Date 2015
Sep–Dec 1895
4-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-5.06"
(-128.52mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1933
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Aug–Dec 1895
5-Month
14.92"
(378.97mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-4.61"
(-117.09mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1965
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul–Dec 1895
6-Month
20.68"
(525.27mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-4.53"
(-115.06mm)
16th Driest Driest to Date 2001
110th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1895
7-Month
24.05"
(610.87mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-5.73"
(-145.54mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 1933
116th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
May–Dec 1895
8-Month
28.50"
(723.90mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
-5.27"
(-133.86mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 2007
109th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Apr–Dec 1895
9-Month
35.24"
(895.10mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
-2.07"
(-52.57mm)
45th Driest Driest to Date 2007
81st Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Mar–Dec 1895
10-Month
40.93"
(1,039.62mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
60th Driest Driest to Date 2007
66th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Feb–Dec 1895
11-Month
43.26"
(1,098.80mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 2007
83rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1895
12-Month
49.77"
(1,264.16mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
67th Driest Driest to Date 2007
59th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/