Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1950
1-Month
3.28"
(83.31mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1965
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Nov–Dec 1950
2-Month
4.78"
(121.41mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1965
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015
Oct–Dec 1950
3-Month
8.24"
(209.30mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-1.72"
(-43.68mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1933
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2015
Sep–Dec 1950
4-Month
12.49"
(317.25mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-1.76"
(-44.70mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1946 1933
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1946
Aug–Dec 1950
5-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-3.78"
(-96.01mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1943 1965
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jul–Dec 1950
6-Month
24.47"
(621.54mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1943 2001
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jun–Dec 1950
7-Month
29.56"
(750.82mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1946 1933
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
May–Dec 1950
8-Month
35.22"
(894.59mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1946 2007
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Apr–Dec 1950
9-Month
36.65"
(930.91mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1944 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Mar–Dec 1950
10-Month
40.49"
(1,028.45mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Feb–Dec 1950
11-Month
42.40"
(1,076.96mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-3.02"
(-76.71mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jan–Dec 1950
12-Month
45.22"
(1,148.59mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1943 2007
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jul 1949–Dec 1950
18-Month
73.63"
(1,870.20mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 2001
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Jan 1949–Dec 1950
24-Month
97.87"
(2,485.90mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
-0.83"
(-21.08mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1944 2008
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Jan 1948–Dec 1950
36-Month
153.56"
(3,900.42mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1945 1927
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Jan 1947–Dec 1950
48-Month
205.17"
(5,211.32mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
7.76"
(197.11mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1946 1933
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018
Ties: 1964
Jan 1946–Dec 1950
60-Month
254.33"
(6,459.98mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1947 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/