Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1899
1-Month
2.81"
(71.37mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.86"
(-21.85mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1898 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2015
Nov–Dec 1899
2-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1965
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2015
Oct–Dec 1899
3-Month
8.78"
(223.01mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1895 1933
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2015
Sep–Dec 1899
4-Month
11.83"
(300.48mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1897 1933
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Aug–Dec 1899
5-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-3.19"
(-81.02mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1897 1965
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jul–Dec 1899
6-Month
22.64"
(575.06mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-2.57"
(-65.27mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 2001
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun–Dec 1899
7-Month
26.96"
(684.78mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-2.82"
(-71.63mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1933
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
May–Dec 1899
8-Month
30.55"
(775.97mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1897 2007
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Apr–Dec 1899
9-Month
34.55"
(877.57mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1897 2007
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Mar–Dec 1899
10-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1897 2007
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Feb–Dec 1899
11-Month
49.45"
(1,256.03mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
4.03"
(102.36mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
29th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan–Dec 1899
12-Month
53.25"
(1,352.55mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
27th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jul 1898–Dec 1899
18-Month
83.61"
(2,123.69mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
9.08"
(230.63mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1898 2001
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan 1898–Dec 1899
24-Month
103.11"
(2,618.99mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
36th Wettest Wettest to Date 1929
Jan 1897–Dec 1899
36-Month
148.35"
(3,768.09mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1898 1927
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 1896–Dec 1899
48-Month
196.12"
(4,981.45mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1898 1933
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 1895–Dec 1899
60-Month
245.89"
(6,245.61mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-0.84"
(-21.33mm)
63rd Driest Driest to Date 1934
58th Wettest Wettest to Date 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/