Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1929

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1929
1-Month
6.52"
(165.61mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
2.53"
(64.26mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1928 1936
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1905 1901
Apr–May 1929
2-Month
9.61"
(244.09mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1927 1986
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 1901
Ties: 1938
Mar–May 1929
3-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1928 1985
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Feb–May 1929
4-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2003
Jan–May 1929
5-Month
25.44"
(646.18mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
5.89"
(149.61mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Dec 1928–May 1929
6-Month
28.03"
(711.96mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
4.79"
(121.66mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1928 1986
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1998
Nov 1928–May 1929
7-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
3.22"
(81.79mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1928 1951
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1984
Oct 1928–May 1929
8-Month
31.88"
(809.75mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
2.31"
(58.67mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1927 2001
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1928 2003
Sep 1928–May 1929
9-Month
43.38"
(1,101.85mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
9.56"
(242.82mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1928 1941
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Aug 1928–May 1929
10-Month
51.38"
(1,305.05mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
12.29"
(312.16mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Ties: 2003
Jul 1928–May 1929
11-Month
56.82"
(1,443.23mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
12.07"
(306.58mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1928–May 1929
12-Month
62.55"
(1,588.77mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
13.21"
(335.53mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1928 1981
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Dec 1927–May 1929
18-Month
88.70"
(2,252.98mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
16.08"
(408.43mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1928 2002
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1927–May 1929
24-Month
113.73"
(2,888.74mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
15.10"
(383.54mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1926–May 1929
36-Month
152.66"
(3,877.56mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
4.56"
(115.82mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 1998
Jun 1925–May 1929
48-Month
192.09"
(4,879.09mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-5.32"
(-135.12mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Jun 1924–May 1929
60-Month
241.48"
(6,133.59mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-5.19"
(-131.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1928 1989
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019
Ties: 1930

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/