Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1942
1-Month
2.34"
(59.44mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-1.57"
(-39.87mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1907
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1937
Dec 1941–Jan 1942
2-Month
6.67"
(169.42mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
-0.94"
(-23.87mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1941 1956
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1937
Nov 1941–Jan 1942
3-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
10.64"
(270.26mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1940 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2010
Oct 1941–Jan 1942
4-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-4.34"
(-110.23mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2016
Sep 1941–Jan 1942
5-Month
11.20"
(284.48mm)
18.18"
(461.77mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug 1941–Jan 1942
6-Month
15.13"
(384.30mm)
23.45"
(595.63mm)
-8.32"
(-211.33mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jul 1941–Jan 1942
7-Month
23.52"
(597.41mm)
29.11"
(739.39mm)
-5.59"
(-141.98mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Jun 1941–Jan 1942
8-Month
28.88"
(733.55mm)
33.70"
(855.98mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
May 1941–Jan 1942
9-Month
29.97"
(761.24mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-7.72"
(-196.09mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Apr 1941–Jan 1942
10-Month
33.29"
(845.57mm)
41.22"
(1,046.99mm)
-7.93"
(-201.42mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Mar 1941–Jan 1942
11-Month
37.35"
(948.69mm)
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
-8.17"
(-207.52mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Feb 1941–Jan 1942
12-Month
39.29"
(997.97mm)
49.38"
(1,254.25mm)
-10.09"
(-256.28mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 2008
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug 1940–Jan 1942
18-Month
60.57"
(1,538.48mm)
72.72"
(1,847.09mm)
-12.15"
(-308.61mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1930
Feb 1940–Jan 1942
24-Month
81.79"
(2,077.47mm)
98.78"
(2,509.01mm)
-16.99"
(-431.54mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1927 1927
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1941 1930
Feb 1939–Jan 1942
36-Month
131.01"
(3,327.65mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
-17.15"
(-435.61mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1933 1928
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Feb 1938–Jan 1942
48-Month
179.88"
(4,568.95mm)
197.50"
(5,016.50mm)
-17.62"
(-447.55mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1934 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Feb 1937–Jan 1942
60-Month
226.80"
(5,760.72mm)
246.77"
(6,267.96mm)
-19.97"
(-507.24mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1935 1935
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020

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/