Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
3.45"
(87.63mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1912 1997
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
11.48"
(291.59mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1915 1983
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1908
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
18.28"
(464.31mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1915 1983
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1906
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
21.35"
(542.29mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1915 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
24.77"
(629.16mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
1.71"
(43.44mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1915 2007
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
31.00"
(787.40mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
3.66"
(92.96mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1901
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
34.20"
(868.68mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1915 2007
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
38.26"
(971.80mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1901
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
41.13"
(1,044.70mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1914 2007
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1906
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
0.73"
(18.55mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1914 1911
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
0.59"
(14.99mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
48.30"
(1,226.82mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1914 2002
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2003
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
78.83"
(2,002.28mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
2.14"
(54.35mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1916 2008
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
99.17"
(2,518.92mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1915 2002
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
151.90"
(3,858.26mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1916 1942
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2021
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
196.39"
(4,988.31mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1916 1988
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2021
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
244.18"
(6,202.17mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1915 1927
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/