Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1920
1-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.81"
(20.57mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1919 2006
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1980
Feb–Mar 1920
2-Month
9.85"
(250.19mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
1.74"
(44.20mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1919 2006
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1899
Jan–Mar 1920
3-Month
12.74"
(323.60mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1919 1986
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1917 1998
Dec 1919–Mar 1920
4-Month
15.11"
(383.79mm)
15.72"
(399.29mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1918 1986
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Nov 1919–Mar 1920
5-Month
16.21"
(411.73mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
-2.54"
(-64.52mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1998
Oct 1919–Mar 1920
6-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
22.05"
(560.07mm)
-1.96"
(-49.78mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2016
Sep 1919–Mar 1920
7-Month
21.36"
(542.54mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
-4.94"
(-125.48mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1911 1941
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Aug 1919–Mar 1920
8-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
31.56"
(801.62mm)
-6.14"
(-155.95mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1918 1898
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Jul 1919–Mar 1920
9-Month
34.42"
(874.27mm)
37.22"
(945.39mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1918 1981
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Jun 1919–Mar 1920
10-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1916 1981
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
May 1919–Mar 1920
11-Month
44.48"
(1,129.79mm)
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1918 2008
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Apr 1919–Mar 1920
12-Month
47.24"
(1,199.90mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1918 2008
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Oct 1918–Mar 1920
18-Month
71.18"
(1,807.97mm)
71.41"
(1,813.81mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2019
Apr 1918–Mar 1920
24-Month
99.14"
(2,518.16mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1927
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020
Ties: 1978
Apr 1917–Mar 1920
36-Month
145.36"
(3,692.14mm)
148.09"
(3,761.49mm)
-2.73"
(-69.35mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1918 1928
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2020
Apr 1916–Mar 1920
48-Month
197.02"
(5,004.31mm)
197.40"
(5,013.96mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1919 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2019
Apr 1915–Mar 1920
60-Month
242.65"
(6,163.31mm)
246.65"
(6,264.91mm)
-4.00"
(-101.60mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1918 1928
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/