Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1952
1-Month
1.21"
(30.73mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1971
Ties: 2001
Sep–Oct 1952
2-Month
4.82"
(122.43mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-2.74"
(-69.59mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1951 1940
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1999
Aug–Oct 1952
3-Month
13.06"
(331.72mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
0.22"
(5.58mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1951 1943
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1999
Jul–Oct 1952
4-Month
17.27"
(438.66mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2018
Jun–Oct 1952
5-Month
20.34"
(516.64mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1906
May–Oct 1952
6-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Apr–Oct 1952
7-Month
26.82"
(681.23mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-3.79"
(-96.26mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Mar–Oct 1952
8-Month
33.56"
(852.42mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1901
Feb–Oct 1952
9-Month
37.93"
(963.42mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-0.80"
(-20.32mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Jan–Oct 1952
10-Month
41.53"
(1,054.86mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Dec 1951–Oct 1952
11-Month
46.00"
(1,168.40mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
Nov 1951–Oct 1952
12-Month
49.69"
(1,262.13mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
0.33"
(8.39mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1951 1951
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2003
May 1951–Oct 1952
18-Month
70.60"
(1,793.24mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-5.81"
(-147.57mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1926
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Ties: 2007
Nov 1950–Oct 1952
24-Month
87.00"
(2,209.80mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-11.73"
(-297.94mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1951 1926
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1929
Nov 1949–Oct 1952
36-Month
132.56"
(3,367.02mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-15.54"
(-394.72mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1942 1927
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1908
Nov 1948–Oct 1952
48-Month
193.54"
(4,915.92mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-3.88"
(-98.55mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1944 1988
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Nov 1947–Oct 1952
60-Month
244.67"
(6,214.62mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1951 1954
70th 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 18, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/