Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1950
1-Month
3.26"
(82.80mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1943 1997
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Jul–Aug 1950
2-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1948 1983
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1908
Jun–Aug 1950
3-Month
17.07"
(433.58mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
1.54"
(39.12mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1983
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
May–Aug 1950
4-Month
22.73"
(577.34mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
3.21"
(81.53mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Apr–Aug 1950
5-Month
24.16"
(613.66mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Mar–Aug 1950
6-Month
28.00"
(711.20mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Feb–Aug 1950
7-Month
29.91"
(759.71mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Jan–Aug 1950
8-Month
32.73"
(831.34mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-2.34"
(-59.44mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1901
Dec 1949–Aug 1950
9-Month
34.94"
(887.48mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
-3.83"
(-97.28mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
Nov 1949–Aug 1950
10-Month
37.85"
(961.39mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-3.96"
(-100.58mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1947 1911
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Oct 1949–Aug 1950
11-Month
41.67"
(1,058.42mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-3.43"
(-87.12mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Sep 1949–Aug 1950
12-Month
45.74"
(1,161.80mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-3.61"
(-91.69mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1947 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Mar 1949–Aug 1950
18-Month
78.97"
(2,005.84mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
2.28"
(57.91mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 2008
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep 1948–Aug 1950
24-Month
106.14"
(2,695.96mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
7.52"
(191.01mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2002
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020
Sep 1947–Aug 1950
36-Month
160.88"
(4,086.35mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
12.85"
(326.39mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1949 1942
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2021
Sep 1946–Aug 1950
48-Month
205.17"
(5,211.32mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
7.85"
(199.39mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1947 1988
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2021
Sep 1945–Aug 1950
60-Month
262.77"
(6,674.36mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
16.18"
(410.97mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1948 1927
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/