Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1903

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1903
1-Month
5.71"
(145.03mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1902 1997
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Jul–Aug 1903
2-Month
9.73"
(247.14mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1902 1983
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1908
Jun–Aug 1903
3-Month
15.68"
(398.27mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1902 1983
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1906
Ties: 1981
May–Aug 1903
4-Month
17.91"
(454.91mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-1.61"
(-40.90mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Apr–Aug 1903
5-Month
22.63"
(574.80mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Mar–Aug 1903
6-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
2.57"
(65.27mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Feb–Aug 1903
7-Month
36.59"
(929.39mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Jan–Aug 1903
8-Month
40.25"
(1,022.35mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
5.18"
(131.57mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1901
Dec 1902–Aug 1903
9-Month
43.88"
(1,114.55mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 1906
Nov 1902–Aug 1903
10-Month
47.87"
(1,215.90mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
6.06"
(153.93mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1911
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Oct 1902–Aug 1903
11-Month
51.78"
(1,315.21mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Sep 1902–Aug 1903
12-Month
56.30"
(1,430.02mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
6.95"
(176.53mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1902 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Mar 1902–Aug 1903
18-Month
76.52"
(1,943.61mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1900 2008
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Sep 1901–Aug 1903
24-Month
100.71"
(2,558.03mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
2.09"
(53.08mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1898 2002
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2020
Sep 1900–Aug 1903
36-Month
161.94"
(4,113.28mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
13.91"
(353.32mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1902 1942
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2021
Sep 1899–Aug 1903
48-Month
208.18"
(5,287.77mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1900 1988
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2021
Sep 1898–Aug 1903
60-Month
265.49"
(6,743.45mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
18.90"
(480.06mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1902 1927
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/