Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1951
1-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-1.52"
(-38.61mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1971
Ties: 1941
Sep–Oct 1951
2-Month
4.58"
(116.33mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-2.98"
(-75.69mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1943 1940
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999
Aug–Oct 1951
3-Month
8.29"
(210.57mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-4.55"
(-115.57mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1943 1943
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999
Jul–Oct 1951
4-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-4.94"
(-125.47mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jun–Oct 1951
5-Month
19.30"
(490.22mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-3.79"
(-96.27mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1933 1954
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1906
May–Oct 1951
6-Month
20.91"
(531.11mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-6.17"
(-156.72mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1930 2007
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Apr–Oct 1951
7-Month
24.74"
(628.40mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-5.87"
(-149.09mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1930 2007
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Mar–Oct 1951
8-Month
28.86"
(733.04mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-6.04"
(-153.42mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1933 2007
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Feb–Oct 1951
9-Month
30.96"
(786.38mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-7.77"
(-197.36mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1930 1925
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Jan–Oct 1951
10-Month
32.53"
(826.26mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
-10.10"
(-256.54mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 2007
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Dec 1950–Oct 1951
11-Month
35.81"
(909.57mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
-10.52"
(-267.21mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
Nov 1950–Oct 1951
12-Month
37.31"
(947.67mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
-12.05"
(-306.07mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1951
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2003
May 1950–Oct 1951
18-Month
67.75"
(1,720.85mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-8.66"
(-219.96mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1941 1926
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Nov 1949–Oct 1951
24-Month
82.87"
(2,104.90mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-15.86"
(-402.84mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1941 1926
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Nov 1948–Oct 1951
36-Month
143.85"
(3,653.79mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-4.25"
(-107.95mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1943 1927
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1908
Nov 1947–Oct 1951
48-Month
194.98"
(4,952.49mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-2.44"
(-61.98mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1988
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Nov 1946–Oct 1951
60-Month
242.46"
(6,158.48mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-4.29"
(-108.97mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1945 1954
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/