Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1909

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1909
1-Month
5.57"
(141.48mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1908 1936
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1901
Ties: 2016
Apr–May 1909
2-Month
9.68"
(245.87mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1908 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1901
Mar–May 1909
3-Month
12.95"
(328.93mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1908 1985
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 2003
Feb–May 1909
4-Month
17.14"
(435.36mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1907 1986
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Jan–May 1909
5-Month
19.15"
(486.41mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1907 1986
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Dec 1908–May 1909
6-Month
23.43"
(595.12mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1907 1986
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1998
Nov 1908–May 1909
7-Month
25.20"
(640.08mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1907 1951
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1984
Oct 1908–May 1909
8-Month
30.70"
(779.78mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1907 2001
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2003
Sep 1908–May 1909
9-Month
33.46"
(849.88mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1907 1941
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2019
Aug 1908–May 1909
10-Month
43.58"
(1,106.93mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
4.49"
(114.04mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1908 2002
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Jul 1908–May 1909
11-Month
52.55"
(1,334.77mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
7.80"
(198.12mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1908 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1908–May 1909
12-Month
57.45"
(1,459.23mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1908 1981
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Dec 1907–May 1909
18-Month
84.39"
(2,143.51mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
11.77"
(298.96mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1908 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1902 2019
Jun 1907–May 1909
24-Month
111.85"
(2,840.99mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
13.22"
(335.79mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1908 1927
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1906–May 1909
36-Month
166.73"
(4,234.94mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
18.63"
(473.20mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1908 1927
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Jun 1905–May 1909
48-Month
216.88"
(5,508.75mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
19.47"
(494.54mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1908 1927
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1904–May 1909
60-Month
268.38"
(6,816.85mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
21.71"
(551.43mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1908 1989
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 25, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/