Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1933

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1933
1-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1932 1936
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1901
Apr–May 1933
2-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1901
Mar–May 1933
3-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1985
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 2003
Feb–May 1933
4-Month
14.74"
(374.40mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–May 1933
5-Month
17.63"
(447.80mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Dec 1932–May 1933
6-Month
23.60"
(599.44mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 1998
Nov 1932–May 1933
7-Month
28.77"
(730.76mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
2.49"
(63.25mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1932 1951
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1984
Oct 1932–May 1933
8-Month
35.92"
(912.37mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1932 2001
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1912 2003
Sep 1932–May 1933
9-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1932 1941
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Aug 1932–May 1933
10-Month
42.92"
(1,090.17mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jul 1932–May 1933
11-Month
45.65"
(1,159.51mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1932–May 1933
12-Month
50.29"
(1,277.37mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1932 1981
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Dec 1931–May 1933
18-Month
74.47"
(1,891.54mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1932 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1931–May 1933
24-Month
94.96"
(2,411.98mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-3.67"
(-93.22mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1927
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1930 2019
Jun 1930–May 1933
36-Month
136.21"
(3,459.73mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-11.89"
(-302.01mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1932 1927
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1998
Jun 1929–May 1933
48-Month
185.60"
(4,714.24mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-11.81"
(-299.97mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2019
Jun 1928–May 1933
60-Month
248.15"
(6,303.01mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
1.48"
(37.59mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1931 1989
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 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/