Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1924

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1924
1-Month
5.74"
(145.80mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1923 1936
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1901
Apr–May 1924
2-Month
9.89"
(251.21mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
2.36"
(59.95mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1923 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1918 1901
Mar–May 1924
3-Month
12.51"
(317.75mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1921 1985
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2003
Feb–May 1924
4-Month
17.00"
(431.80mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1923 1986
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Ties: 1920
Jan–May 1924
5-Month
21.45"
(544.83mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
1.90"
(48.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1923 1986
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1923–May 1924
6-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1920 1986
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Nov 1923–May 1924
7-Month
27.23"
(691.64mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1923 1951
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Oct 1923–May 1924
8-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1920 2001
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2003
Sep 1923–May 1924
9-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1923 1941
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Aug 1923–May 1924
10-Month
37.26"
(946.40mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-1.83"
(-46.49mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Jul 1923–May 1924
11-Month
43.02"
(1,092.71mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-1.73"
(-43.94mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1920 2002
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Jun 1923–May 1924
12-Month
45.08"
(1,145.03mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-4.26"
(-108.21mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Dec 1922–May 1924
18-Month
70.84"
(1,799.34mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-1.78"
(-45.21mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1919 2002
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Ties: 1971
Jun 1922–May 1924
24-Month
97.09"
(2,466.09mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1920 1927
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Jun 1921–May 1924
36-Month
145.46"
(3,694.68mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-2.64"
(-67.06mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1916 1927
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Jun 1920–May 1924
48-Month
200.93"
(5,103.62mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1922 1927
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Jun 1919–May 1924
60-Month
247.19"
(6,278.63mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1920 1989
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 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/