Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1931

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1931
1-Month
5.00"
(127.00mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
1.01"
(25.65mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1930 1936
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Apr–May 1931
2-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1901
Mar–May 1931
3-Month
12.56"
(319.02mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1985
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Feb–May 1931
4-Month
14.23"
(361.44mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–May 1931
5-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-3.14"
(-79.76mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1930–May 1931
6-Month
20.82"
(528.83mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Nov 1930–May 1931
7-Month
24.04"
(610.62mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1930 1951
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Oct 1930–May 1931
8-Month
26.29"
(667.77mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-3.28"
(-83.31mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1927 2001
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2003
Sep 1930–May 1931
9-Month
29.81"
(757.17mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-4.01"
(-101.86mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Aug 1930–May 1931
10-Month
32.49"
(825.25mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-6.60"
(-167.64mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jul 1930–May 1931
11-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-8.21"
(-208.53mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1930–May 1931
12-Month
41.25"
(1,047.75mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-8.09"
(-205.49mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1927 1981
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Dec 1929–May 1931
18-Month
57.36"
(1,456.94mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-15.26"
(-387.61mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1929–May 1931
24-Month
90.64"
(2,302.26mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-7.99"
(-202.94mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1928–May 1931
36-Month
153.19"
(3,891.03mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
5.09"
(129.29mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1929 1927
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Jun 1927–May 1931
48-Month
204.37"
(5,191.00mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
6.96"
(176.79mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1930 1927
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Jun 1926–May 1931
60-Month
243.30"
(6,179.82mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-3.37"
(-85.60mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1930 1989
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1925 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/