Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1960

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1960
1-Month
2.10"
(53.34mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Nov–Dec 1960
2-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1965
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Oct–Dec 1960
3-Month
6.48"
(164.59mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-3.48"
(-88.39mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1955 1933
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Sep–Dec 1960
4-Month
11.74"
(298.20mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1954 1933
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Ties: 1954
Aug–Dec 1960
5-Month
16.97"
(431.04mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-2.56"
(-65.02mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1965
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Dec 1960
6-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1958 2001
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Dec 1960
7-Month
27.61"
(701.29mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-2.17"
(-55.12mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1933
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
May–Dec 1960
8-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Apr–Dec 1960
9-Month
34.84"
(884.94mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
-2.47"
(-62.73mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Mar–Dec 1960
10-Month
39.37"
(1,000.00mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Feb–Dec 1960
11-Month
45.32"
(1,151.13mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jan–Dec 1960
12-Month
50.26"
(1,276.60mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 2007
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul 1959–Dec 1960
18-Month
82.39"
(2,092.71mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
7.86"
(199.65mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1959 2001
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Jan 1959–Dec 1960
24-Month
105.50"
(2,679.70mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1959 2008
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1929
Jan 1958–Dec 1960
36-Month
155.65"
(3,953.51mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
7.58"
(192.53mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1958 1927
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jan 1957–Dec 1960
48-Month
209.71"
(5,326.63mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1959 1933
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan 1956–Dec 1960
60-Month
257.38"
(6,537.45mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1959 1934
24th 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 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/