Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1934

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1934
1-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1933 1936
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1901
Apr–May 1934
2-Month
8.03"
(203.96mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1986
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1931 1901
Mar–May 1934
3-Month
13.72"
(348.49mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.91"
(48.52mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1933 1985
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Feb–May 1934
4-Month
17.71"
(449.83mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1933 1986
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Ties: 1960
Jan–May 1934
5-Month
19.70"
(500.38mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1933 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1933–May 1934
6-Month
21.25"
(539.75mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-1.99"
(-50.55mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Nov 1933–May 1934
7-Month
22.26"
(565.40mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1930 1951
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Oct 1933–May 1934
8-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-6.22"
(-157.99mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1925 2001
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2003
Sep 1933–May 1934
9-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-7.67"
(-194.82mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1927 1941
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Aug 1933–May 1934
10-Month
31.95"
(811.53mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-7.14"
(-181.36mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1927 2002
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Ties: 1926
Jul 1933–May 1934
11-Month
37.49"
(952.25mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-7.26"
(-184.40mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1933–May 1934
12-Month
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-9.52"
(-241.81mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1927 1981
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Dec 1932–May 1934
18-Month
63.42"
(1,610.87mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-9.20"
(-233.68mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1931 2002
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1932–May 1934
24-Month
90.11"
(2,288.79mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-8.52"
(-216.41mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1932 1927
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Ties: 1928
Jun 1931–May 1934
36-Month
134.78"
(3,423.41mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-13.32"
(-338.33mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1928 1927
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1998
Jun 1930–May 1934
48-Month
176.03"
(4,471.16mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-21.38"
(-543.05mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 2019
Jun 1929–May 1934
60-Month
225.42"
(5,725.67mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-21.25"
(-539.75mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1928 1989
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 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/