Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1917
1-Month
2.05"
(52.07mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
13th Driest Driest to Date 1965
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Nov–Dec 1917
2-Month
3.02"
(76.71mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-3.68"
(-93.47mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1965
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Oct–Dec 1917
3-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-4.24"
(-107.69mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1909 1933
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2015
Sep–Dec 1917
4-Month
13.24"
(336.30mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-1.01"
(-25.65mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1933
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Aug–Dec 1917
5-Month
16.69"
(423.93mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-2.84"
(-72.13mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1916 1965
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2018
Jul–Dec 1917
6-Month
24.72"
(627.89mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 2018
Jun–Dec 1917
7-Month
31.52"
(800.61mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1916 1933
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2018
May–Dec 1917
8-Month
34.59"
(878.59mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1915 2007
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Apr–Dec 1917
9-Month
38.01"
(965.45mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1915 2007
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Mar–Dec 1917
10-Month
44.24"
(1,123.70mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Feb–Dec 1917
11-Month
47.44"
(1,204.98mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
2.02"
(51.31mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Jan–Dec 1917
12-Month
51.50"
(1,308.10mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 2018
Jul 1916–Dec 1917
18-Month
76.03"
(1,931.16mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1916 2001
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1929
Jan 1916–Dec 1917
24-Month
99.02"
(2,515.11mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1916 2008
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1929
Jan 1915–Dec 1917
36-Month
147.49"
(3,746.25mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1916 1927
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2018
Jan 1914–Dec 1917
48-Month
193.46"
(4,913.88mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-3.95"
(-100.33mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1914 1933
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2018
Jan 1913–Dec 1917
60-Month
245.49"
(6,235.45mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1916 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/