Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1898
1-Month
7.18"
(182.37mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1897 1983
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1916
Jun–Jul 1898
2-Month
11.16"
(283.46mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
0.91"
(23.11mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1897 1990
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2013
May–Jul 1898
3-Month
15.35"
(389.89mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1897 1911
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2013
Ties: 1982
Apr–Jul 1898
4-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1986
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 2003
Mar–Jul 1898
5-Month
23.07"
(585.98mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
1.01"
(25.66mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1897 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2003
Ties: 1944
Feb–Jul 1898
6-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
44th Driest Driest to Date 1986
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Jan–Jul 1898
7-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-3.11"
(-79.00mm)
35th Driest Driest to Date 1986
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Dec 1897–Jul 1898
8-Month
30.07"
(763.78mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
33rd Driest Driest to Date 1986
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Nov 1897–Jul 1898
9-Month
32.83"
(833.88mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-3.69"
(-93.73mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1911
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Ties: 1927
Oct 1897–Jul 1898
10-Month
36.28"
(921.51mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
-3.54"
(-89.92mm)
37th Driest Driest to Date 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Sep 1897–Jul 1898
11-Month
37.72"
(958.09mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-6.35"
(-161.29mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 2002
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2003
Aug 1897–Jul 1898
12-Month
41.03"
(1,042.16mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-8.31"
(-211.08mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 2002
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Feb 1897–Jul 1898
18-Month
69.68"
(1,769.87mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 2008
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2019
Aug 1896–Jul 1898
24-Month
88.92"
(2,258.57mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
-9.68"
(-245.87mm)
15th Driest Driest to Date 1986
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Aug 1895–Jul 1898
36-Month
134.61"
(3,419.09mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
-13.43"
(-341.13mm)
12th Driest Driest to Date 1942
113th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/