Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1922

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1922
1-Month
5.15"
(130.81mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1921 1936
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1919 1901
Apr–May 1922
2-Month
8.84"
(224.54mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
1.31"
(33.28mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1921 1986
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1901
Mar–May 1922
3-Month
15.63"
(397.00mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
3.82"
(97.03mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1921 1985
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2003
Feb–May 1922
4-Month
21.65"
(549.91mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
6.01"
(152.65mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1921 1986
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2003
Jan–May 1922
5-Month
26.26"
(667.00mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
6.71"
(170.43mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1921 1986
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Dec 1921–May 1922
6-Month
28.59"
(726.19mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1921 1986
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1998
Nov 1921–May 1922
7-Month
31.73"
(805.94mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
5.45"
(138.43mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1921 1951
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 1984
Oct 1921–May 1922
8-Month
34.10"
(866.14mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
4.53"
(115.06mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1921 2001
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Sep 1921–May 1922
9-Month
36.79"
(934.47mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
2.97"
(75.44mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1921 1941
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2019
Aug 1921–May 1922
10-Month
39.94"
(1,014.48mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Jul 1921–May 1922
11-Month
45.43"
(1,153.92mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Jun 1921–May 1922
12-Month
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-0.97"
(-24.64mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1981
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Dec 1920–May 1922
18-Month
74.22"
(1,885.19mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Ties: 1936
Jun 1920–May 1922
24-Month
103.84"
(2,637.54mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
5.21"
(132.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1921 1927
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Jun 1919–May 1922
36-Month
150.10"
(3,812.54mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1927
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1998
Jun 1918–May 1922
48-Month
199.68"
(5,071.87mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
2.27"
(57.66mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1920 1927
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Jun 1917–May 1922
60-Month
249.86"
(6,346.44mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1920 1989
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/