Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1923

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1923
1-Month
3.95"
(100.33mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-0.04"
(-1.02mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1920 1936
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Ties: 1957
Apr–May 1923
2-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1920 1986
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1901
Mar–May 1923
3-Month
13.54"
(343.92mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.73"
(43.95mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1921 1985
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Ties: 1961, 1991
Feb–May 1923
4-Month
16.90"
(429.26mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1921 1986
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Jan–May 1923
5-Month
20.61"
(523.49mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1921 1986
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1922–May 1923
6-Month
25.76"
(654.30mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
2.52"
(64.00mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1920 1986
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Nov 1922–May 1923
7-Month
26.42"
(671.07mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
0.14"
(3.56mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1920 1951
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Oct 1922–May 1923
8-Month
31.26"
(794.00mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
1.69"
(42.92mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1920 2001
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Sep 1922–May 1923
9-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1920 1941
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Aug 1922–May 1923
10-Month
38.03"
(965.96mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-1.06"
(-26.93mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jul 1922–May 1923
11-Month
45.38"
(1,152.65mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
0.63"
(16.00mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jun 1922–May 1923
12-Month
52.01"
(1,321.05mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
2.67"
(67.81mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1922 1981
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Dec 1921–May 1923
18-Month
80.60"
(2,047.24mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
7.98"
(202.69mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1922 2002
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019
Jun 1921–May 1923
24-Month
100.38"
(2,549.65mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1920 1927
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Jun 1920–May 1923
36-Month
155.85"
(3,958.59mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
7.75"
(196.85mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1922 1927
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 1998
Jun 1919–May 1923
48-Month
202.11"
(5,133.59mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1922 1927
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1911 2019
Jun 1918–May 1923
60-Month
251.69"
(6,392.93mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1922 1989
39th 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 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/