Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1945

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1945
1-Month
6.44"
(163.58mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
2.77"
(70.36mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1927 2015
Nov–Dec 1945
2-Month
9.35"
(237.49mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
2.65"
(67.31mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2015
Oct–Dec 1945
3-Month
11.64"
(295.66mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2015
Sep–Dec 1945
4-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
6.68"
(169.67mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1932 2018
Aug–Dec 1945
5-Month
26.14"
(663.96mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
6.61"
(167.90mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1944 1965
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1901 2018
Jul–Dec 1945
6-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
9.31"
(236.48mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jun–Dec 1945
7-Month
38.65"
(981.71mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1906 2018
May–Dec 1945
8-Month
41.99"
(1,066.55mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
8.22"
(208.79mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2018
Apr–Dec 1945
9-Month
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
7.84"
(199.14mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2018
Mar–Dec 1945
10-Month
47.29"
(1,201.17mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
5.70"
(144.78mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Feb–Dec 1945
11-Month
52.20"
(1,325.88mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Jan–Dec 1945
12-Month
54.34"
(1,380.24mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
5.01"
(127.26mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2018
Jul 1944–Dec 1945
18-Month
80.77"
(2,051.56mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
6.24"
(158.50mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jan 1944–Dec 1945
24-Month
107.23"
(2,723.64mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
8.53"
(216.66mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1944 2008
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1929
Jan 1943–Dec 1945
36-Month
150.44"
(3,821.18mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1927
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jan 1942–Dec 1945
48-Month
201.14"
(5,108.96mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
3.73"
(94.75mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2018
Jan 1941–Dec 1945
60-Month
240.05"
(6,097.27mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-6.68"
(-169.67mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1940 2018

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/