Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1913

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1913
1-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1901
Apr–May 1913
2-Month
6.49"
(164.85mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-1.04"
(-26.41mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1901
Ties: 1917
Mar–May 1913
3-Month
13.05"
(331.47mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1911 1985
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Feb–May 1913
4-Month
16.36"
(415.54mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.72"
(18.28mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Jan–May 1913
5-Month
20.66"
(524.76mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Dec 1912–May 1913
6-Month
23.68"
(601.47mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.44"
(11.17mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Nov 1912–May 1913
7-Month
26.22"
(665.99mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1911 1951
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1984
Oct 1912–May 1913
8-Month
27.64"
(702.06mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1911 2001
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Sep 1912–May 1913
9-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Aug 1912–May 1913
10-Month
35.67"
(906.02mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-3.42"
(-86.87mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1912–May 1913
11-Month
39.94"
(1,014.48mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun 1912–May 1913
12-Month
45.81"
(1,163.57mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Dec 1911–May 1913
18-Month
73.19"
(1,859.03mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
0.57"
(14.48mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1912 2002
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jun 1911–May 1913
24-Month
97.86"
(2,485.64mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1912 1927
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Jun 1910–May 1913
36-Month
143.19"
(3,637.03mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-4.91"
(-124.71mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1906 1927
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 1998
Jun 1909–May 1913
48-Month
189.73"
(4,819.14mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-7.68"
(-195.07mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1927
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun 1908–May 1913
60-Month
247.18"
(6,278.37mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1900 1989
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1912 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/