Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1942

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1942
1-Month
4.96"
(125.98mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
1.29"
(32.76mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Ties: 1972
Nov–Dec 1942
2-Month
6.65"
(168.91mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2015
Oct–Dec 1942
3-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Sep–Dec 1942
4-Month
16.33"
(414.78mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Aug–Dec 1942
5-Month
23.67"
(601.22mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
4.14"
(105.16mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1941 1965
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Jul–Dec 1942
6-Month
29.00"
(736.60mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Jun–Dec 1942
7-Month
33.59"
(853.19mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
3.81"
(96.78mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
May–Dec 1942
8-Month
38.47"
(977.14mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
4.70"
(119.38mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2018
Apr–Dec 1942
9-Month
39.52"
(1,003.81mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
2.21"
(56.14mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Mar–Dec 1942
10-Month
45.04"
(1,144.02mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Feb–Dec 1942
11-Month
48.36"
(1,228.34mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
2.94"
(74.67mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Jan–Dec 1942
12-Month
50.70"
(1,287.78mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2018
Jul 1941–Dec 1942
18-Month
71.88"
(1,825.75mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1941 2001
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1929
Jan 1941–Dec 1942
24-Month
89.61"
(2,276.09mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
-9.09"
(-230.89mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1941 2008
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 1929
Jan 1940–Dec 1942
36-Month
133.15"
(3,382.01mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
-14.92"
(-378.97mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1941 1927
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Jan 1939–Dec 1942
48-Month
183.09"
(4,650.49mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-14.32"
(-363.72mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1941 1933
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018
Jan 1938–Dec 1942
60-Month
231.08"
(5,869.43mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-15.65"
(-397.51mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1935 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2018
Ties: 1935

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/