Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, March 1944

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1944
1-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
2.77"
(70.35mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1943 2006
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1980
Feb–Mar 1944
2-Month
13.31"
(338.07mm)
8.11"
(205.99mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1943 2006
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1899
Jan–Mar 1944
3-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
12.02"
(305.31mm)
5.06"
(128.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Dec 1943–Mar 1944
4-Month
20.64"
(524.26mm)
15.72"
(399.29mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Nov 1943–Mar 1944
5-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
18.75"
(476.25mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1998
Oct 1943–Mar 1944
6-Month
23.18"
(588.77mm)
22.05"
(560.07mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2016
Sep 1943–Mar 1944
7-Month
25.74"
(653.80mm)
26.30"
(668.02mm)
-0.56"
(-14.22mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1942 1941
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1943–Mar 1944
8-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
31.56"
(801.62mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1942 1898
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1943–Mar 1944
9-Month
37.06"
(941.32mm)
37.22"
(945.39mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jun 1943–Mar 1944
10-Month
41.97"
(1,066.04mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
0.16"
(4.07mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1942 1981
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
May 1943–Mar 1944
11-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
45.80"
(1,163.32mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1942 2008
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Apr 1943–Mar 1944
12-Month
48.88"
(1,241.55mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1942 2008
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Ties: 1991
Oct 1942–Mar 1944
18-Month
71.86"
(1,825.24mm)
71.41"
(1,813.81mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1943 2002
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2019
Ties: 1966
Apr 1942–Mar 1944
24-Month
99.81"
(2,535.17mm)
98.64"
(2,505.46mm)
1.17"
(29.71mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1943 1927
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2020
Apr 1941–Mar 1944
36-Month
141.94"
(3,605.28mm)
148.09"
(3,761.49mm)
-6.15"
(-156.21mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1943 1928
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2020
Apr 1940–Mar 1944
48-Month
183.97"
(4,672.84mm)
197.40"
(5,013.96mm)
-13.43"
(-341.12mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1943 1934
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Apr 1939–Mar 1944
60-Month
228.29"
(5,798.57mm)
246.65"
(6,264.91mm)
-18.36"
(-466.34mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1935 1928
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/