Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1928

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1928
1-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
0.96"
(24.38mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1927 1936
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1901
Apr–May 1928
2-Month
10.78"
(273.81mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1927 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1901
Mar–May 1928
3-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
2.42"
(61.47mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1927 1985
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Ties: 1903
Feb–May 1928
4-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
2.55"
(64.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1927 1986
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Jan–May 1928
5-Month
19.64"
(498.86mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1927 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1998
Dec 1927–May 1928
6-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1927 1986
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Nov 1927–May 1928
7-Month
28.62"
(726.95mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
2.34"
(59.44mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1927 1951
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Oct 1927–May 1928
8-Month
32.75"
(831.85mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2001
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Sep 1927–May 1928
9-Month
34.81"
(884.17mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
0.99"
(25.14mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2019
Aug 1927–May 1928
10-Month
40.45"
(1,027.43mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Jul 1927–May 1928
11-Month
46.07"
(1,170.18mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
1.32"
(33.53mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1921 2019
Jun 1927–May 1928
12-Month
51.18"
(1,299.97mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
1.84"
(46.73mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1927 1981
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2019
Dec 1926–May 1928
18-Month
69.25"
(1,758.95mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1926–May 1928
24-Month
90.11"
(2,288.79mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-8.52"
(-216.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Ties: 1934
Jun 1925–May 1928
36-Month
129.54"
(3,290.32mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-18.56"
(-471.42mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 1998
Jun 1924–May 1928
48-Month
178.93"
(4,544.82mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-18.48"
(-469.39mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1926 2019
Jun 1923–May 1928
60-Month
224.01"
(5,689.85mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-22.66"
(-575.57mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 1989
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/