Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1940
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1932 1983
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1916
Ties: 1973, 2020
Jun–Jul 1940
2-Month
7.67"
(194.82mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-2.58"
(-65.53mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1932 1990
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2013
May–Jul 1940
3-Month
11.54"
(293.12mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1932 1911
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2013
Apr–Jul 1940
4-Month
14.75"
(374.65mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Mar–Jul 1940
5-Month
17.83"
(452.88mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
-4.23"
(-107.44mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Feb–Jul 1940
6-Month
21.22"
(538.99mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-4.67"
(-118.62mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Jan–Jul 1940
7-Month
24.22"
(615.19mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-5.57"
(-141.48mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Dec 1939–Jul 1940
8-Month
26.68"
(677.67mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-6.81"
(-172.98mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Nov 1939–Jul 1940
9-Month
28.73"
(729.74mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-7.79"
(-197.87mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Oct 1939–Jul 1940
10-Month
31.12"
(790.45mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
-8.70"
(-220.98mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1925 2002
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Sep 1939–Jul 1940
11-Month
32.60"
(828.04mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-11.47"
(-291.34mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2003
Aug 1939–Jul 1940
12-Month
40.03"
(1,016.76mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-9.31"
(-236.48mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1911 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Feb 1939–Jul 1940
18-Month
70.44"
(1,789.18mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
-4.83"
(-122.68mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Aug 1938–Jul 1940
24-Month
91.21"
(2,316.73mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
-7.39"
(-187.71mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1932 1986
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Aug 1937–Jul 1940
36-Month
141.81"
(3,601.97mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
-6.23"
(-158.25mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1934 1942
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021
Aug 1936–Jul 1940
48-Month
197.47"
(5,015.74mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1935 1988
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021
Aug 1935–Jul 1940
60-Month
252.41"
(6,411.21mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
5.83"
(148.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1936 1955
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/