Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1903
1-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1902 1907
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1937
Dec 1902–Jan 1903
2-Month
7.29"
(185.17mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
-0.32"
(-8.12mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1900 1956
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1937
Nov 1902–Jan 1903
3-Month
11.28"
(286.51mm)
10.64"
(270.26mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2010
Ties: 2003
Oct 1902–Jan 1903
4-Month
15.19"
(385.83mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
37th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Sep 1902–Jan 1903
5-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
18.18"
(461.77mm)
1.53"
(38.86mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1902 1934
40th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1902–Jan 1903
6-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
23.45"
(595.63mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Jul 1902–Jan 1903
7-Month
26.84"
(681.74mm)
29.11"
(739.39mm)
-2.27"
(-57.65mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1901 2008
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Jun 1902–Jan 1903
8-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
33.70"
(855.98mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
May 1902–Jan 1903
9-Month
33.83"
(859.28mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-3.86"
(-98.05mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1901 2008
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Ties: 2011
Apr 1902–Jan 1903
10-Month
36.18"
(918.97mm)
41.22"
(1,046.99mm)
-5.04"
(-128.02mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Mar 1902–Jan 1903
11-Month
39.93"
(1,014.22mm)
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
-5.59"
(-141.99mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Feb 1902–Jan 1903
12-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
49.38"
(1,254.25mm)
-3.34"
(-84.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1898 2008
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Aug 1901–Jan 1903
18-Month
75.84"
(1,926.34mm)
72.72"
(1,847.09mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1901 1927
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1930
Feb 1901–Jan 1903
24-Month
108.21"
(2,748.53mm)
98.78"
(2,509.01mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1901 1927
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 1930
Feb 1900–Jan 1903
36-Month
156.22"
(3,967.99mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
8.06"
(204.73mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1901 1928
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Feb 1899–Jan 1903
48-Month
209.21"
(5,313.93mm)
197.50"
(5,016.50mm)
11.71"
(297.43mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1901 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Feb 1898–Jan 1903
60-Month
260.19"
(6,608.83mm)
246.77"
(6,267.96mm)
13.42"
(340.87mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1902 1935
17th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 22, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/