Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1900

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1900
1-Month
3.56"
(90.42mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.72"
(-43.69mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1897 1997
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Jul–Aug 1900
2-Month
7.52"
(191.01mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1983
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1908
Jun–Aug 1900
3-Month
13.29"
(337.57mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1897 1983
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1906
Ties: 1897
May–Aug 1900
4-Month
16.01"
(406.65mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-3.51"
(-89.16mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 2007
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Apr–Aug 1900
5-Month
20.79"
(528.07mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1897 2007
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Mar–Aug 1900
6-Month
25.27"
(641.86mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Ties: 1896
Feb–Aug 1900
7-Month
30.87"
(784.10mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2003
Jan–Aug 1900
8-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1901
Dec 1899–Aug 1900
9-Month
37.22"
(945.39mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1897 2007
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1906
Nov 1899–Aug 1900
10-Month
38.76"
(984.50mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1911
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2003
Oct 1899–Aug 1900
11-Month
43.19"
(1,097.03mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-1.91"
(-48.51mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1896 2002
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2003
Ties: 1931, 2004
Sep 1899–Aug 1900
12-Month
46.24"
(1,174.50mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2003
Mar 1899–Aug 1900
18-Month
76.08"
(1,932.43mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Sep 1898–Aug 1900
24-Month
103.55"
(2,630.17mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
4.93"
(125.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1899 2002
39th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Sep 1897–Aug 1900
36-Month
148.56"
(3,773.42mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1942
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2021
Sep 1896–Aug 1900
48-Month
197.23"
(5,009.64mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1899 1988
68th Wettest Wettest to Date 2021
Sep 1895–Aug 1900
60-Month
239.72"
(6,088.89mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
32nd Driest Driest to Date 1927
91st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/