Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1946

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1946
1-Month
1.87"
(47.50mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.80"
(-45.72mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1933 1965
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Nov–Dec 1946
2-Month
4.76"
(120.90mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-1.94"
(-49.28mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1939 1965
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Oct–Dec 1946
3-Month
8.22"
(208.79mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1943 1933
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2015
Sep–Dec 1946
4-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1943 1933
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Ties: 1950
Aug–Dec 1946
5-Month
17.08"
(433.83mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jul–Dec 1946
6-Month
25.07"
(636.78mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.14"
(-3.55mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1943 2001
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jun–Dec 1946
7-Month
28.85"
(732.79mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-0.93"
(-23.62mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
May–Dec 1946
8-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
0.64"
(16.25mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Apr–Dec 1946
9-Month
38.25"
(971.55mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
0.94"
(23.88mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Mar–Dec 1946
10-Month
41.28"
(1,048.51mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Feb–Dec 1946
11-Month
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jan–Dec 1946
12-Month
49.16"
(1,248.66mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jul 1945–Dec 1946
18-Month
83.68"
(2,125.47mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
9.15"
(232.41mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1945 2001
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1929
Jan 1945–Dec 1946
24-Month
103.50"
(2,628.90mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1944 2008
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 1929
Jan 1944–Dec 1946
36-Month
156.39"
(3,972.31mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
8.32"
(211.33mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1945 1927
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1938 2018
Jan 1943–Dec 1946
48-Month
199.60"
(5,069.84mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
2.19"
(55.63mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1944 1933
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2018
Jan 1942–Dec 1946
60-Month
250.30"
(6,357.62mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
3.57"
(90.68mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 1934
44th 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 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/