Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1920

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1920
1-Month
7.71"
(195.83mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
2.43"
(61.72mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 1997
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1901
Jul–Aug 1920
2-Month
13.99"
(355.35mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
3.03"
(76.97mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1919 1983
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1908
Jun–Aug 1920
3-Month
18.89"
(479.81mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1919 1983
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1906
May–Aug 1920
4-Month
20.57"
(522.48mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1918 2007
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1901
Apr–Aug 1920
5-Month
26.04"
(661.42mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
2.98"
(75.70mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1919 2007
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1901
Mar–Aug 1920
6-Month
31.14"
(790.96mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1919 2007
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1901
Feb–Aug 1920
7-Month
35.89"
(911.61mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
4.72"
(119.89mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1919 2007
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2003
Jan–Aug 1920
8-Month
38.78"
(985.01mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
3.71"
(94.23mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1919 2007
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 1901
Dec 1919–Aug 1920
9-Month
41.15"
(1,045.21mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1918 2007
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1906
Nov 1919–Aug 1920
10-Month
42.25"
(1,073.15mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1918 1911
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2003
Ties: 1996
Oct 1919–Aug 1920
11-Month
46.13"
(1,171.70mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2003
Sep 1919–Aug 1920
12-Month
47.40"
(1,203.96mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-1.95"
(-49.53mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1918 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2003
Mar 1919–Aug 1920
18-Month
77.00"
(1,955.80mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1918 2008
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2019
Sep 1918–Aug 1920
24-Month
101.68"
(2,582.67mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
3.06"
(77.72mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2020
Sep 1917–Aug 1920
36-Month
146.63"
(3,724.40mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1918 1942
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2021
Sep 1916–Aug 1920
48-Month
194.93"
(4,951.22mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1988
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2021
Sep 1915–Aug 1920
60-Month
245.80"
(6,243.32mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1918 1927
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 18, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/