Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1914

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1914
1-Month
1.49"
(37.85mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1936
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1901
Apr–May 1914
2-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1906 1986
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1901
Mar–May 1914
3-Month
7.97"
(202.44mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-3.84"
(-97.53mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1985
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2003
Feb–May 1914
4-Month
12.42"
(315.47mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2003
Jan–May 1914
5-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-4.48"
(-113.79mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Dec 1913–May 1914
6-Month
19.07"
(484.38mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-4.17"
(-105.92mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1911 1986
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1998
Nov 1913–May 1914
7-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-5.46"
(-138.68mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1911 1951
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1984
Oct 1913–May 1914
8-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 2001
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2003
Sep 1913–May 1914
9-Month
31.24"
(793.50mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Aug 1913–May 1914
10-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jul 1913–May 1914
11-Month
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1913 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Jun 1913–May 1914
12-Month
46.44"
(1,179.58mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1913 1981
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Ties: 2009
Dec 1912–May 1914
18-Month
70.12"
(1,781.05mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1912 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jun 1912–May 1914
24-Month
92.25"
(2,343.15mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-6.38"
(-162.05mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1911 1927
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jun 1911–May 1914
36-Month
144.30"
(3,665.22mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-3.80"
(-96.52mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1913 1927
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 1998
Jun 1910–May 1914
48-Month
189.63"
(4,816.60mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
29th Driest Driest to Date 1927
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019
Jun 1909–May 1914
60-Month
236.17"
(5,998.72mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-10.50"
(-266.70mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1989
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/