Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1921
1-Month
2.37"
(60.20mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1920 2000
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1971
Sep–Oct 1921
2-Month
5.06"
(128.52mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1909 1940
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1999
Aug–Oct 1921
3-Month
8.21"
(208.53mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-4.63"
(-117.61mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1897 1943
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1999
Jul–Oct 1921
4-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-4.81"
(-122.17mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2018
Jun–Oct 1921
5-Month
16.64"
(422.66mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1954
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1906
May–Oct 1921
6-Month
21.34"
(542.04mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-5.74"
(-145.79mm)
10th Driest Driest to Date 2007
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1901
Ties: 1987
Apr–Oct 1921
7-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-5.35"
(-135.89mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1902 2007
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1901
Ties: 1983
Mar–Oct 1921
8-Month
28.35"
(720.09mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-6.55"
(-166.37mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 2007
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1901
Feb–Oct 1921
9-Month
32.66"
(829.56mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-6.07"
(-154.18mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1911 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
Jan–Oct 1921
10-Month
36.67"
(931.42mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
-5.96"
(-151.38mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1914 2007
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
Dec 1920–Oct 1921
11-Month
42.49"
(1,079.25mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
-3.84"
(-97.53mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1918 1986
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
Nov 1920–Oct 1921
12-Month
47.38"
(1,203.45mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1918 1951
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2003
May 1920–Oct 1921
18-Month
73.79"
(1,874.27mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-2.62"
(-66.54mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1914 1926
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1929
Nov 1919–Oct 1921
24-Month
95.47"
(2,424.94mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1919 1926
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1929
Nov 1918–Oct 1921
36-Month
146.36"
(3,717.54mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-1.74"
(-44.20mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1927
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1908
Nov 1917–Oct 1921
48-Month
189.63"
(4,816.60mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1914 1988
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019
Nov 1916–Oct 1921
60-Month
242.39"
(6,156.71mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-4.36"
(-110.74mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1918 1954
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/