Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1939

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1939
1-Month
7.53"
(191.26mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1938 1968
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 1899
Jan–Feb 1939
2-Month
11.25"
(285.75mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
3.52"
(89.41mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1938 1898
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Dec 1938–Feb 1939
3-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
2.86"
(72.65mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1938 1986
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1938–Feb 1939
4-Month
18.05"
(458.47mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
3.59"
(91.19mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1938 1951
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Oct 1938–Feb 1939
5-Month
19.52"
(495.81mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Ties: 1946
Sep 1938–Feb 1939
6-Month
25.58"
(649.73mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1938–Feb 1939
7-Month
28.30"
(718.82mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1938 1898
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jul 1938–Feb 1939
8-Month
36.04"
(915.42mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1938 2008
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Jun 1938–Feb 1939
9-Month
42.48"
(1,078.99mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
4.96"
(125.98mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
May 1938–Feb 1939
10-Month
47.24"
(1,199.90mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
5.72"
(145.29mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1938 2008
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Apr 1938–Feb 1939
11-Month
52.09"
(1,323.09mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
7.04"
(178.82mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1938 2008
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Mar 1938–Feb 1939
12-Month
55.03"
(1,397.76mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1938 2008
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Sep 1937–Feb 1939
18-Month
71.76"
(1,822.70mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1935 1942
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1937–Feb 1939
24-Month
99.34"
(2,523.24mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1935 1927
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2019
Mar 1936–Feb 1939
36-Month
158.68"
(4,030.47mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
10.55"
(267.97mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1938 1928
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Mar 1935–Feb 1939
48-Month
211.44"
(5,370.58mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
13.99"
(355.35mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1938 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019
Mar 1934–Feb 1939
60-Month
264.60"
(6,720.84mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
17.91"
(454.91mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1938 1989
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/