Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1962
1-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1950 1997
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Jul–Aug 1962
2-Month
8.77"
(222.76mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-2.19"
(-55.62mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1957 1983
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1908
Jun–Aug 1962
3-Month
16.68"
(423.67mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1983
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1906
May–Aug 1962
4-Month
19.17"
(486.92mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1957 2007
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Apr–Aug 1962
5-Month
23.36"
(593.34mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Mar–Aug 1962
6-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Feb–Aug 1962
7-Month
31.69"
(804.93mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1957 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan–Aug 1962
8-Month
37.47"
(951.74mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1959 2007
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1901
Dec 1961–Aug 1962
9-Month
42.54"
(1,080.52mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1906
Nov 1961–Aug 1962
10-Month
45.36"
(1,152.14mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
3.55"
(90.17mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 1911
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Oct 1961–Aug 1962
11-Month
47.01"
(1,194.05mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1961 2002
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2003
Sep 1961–Aug 1962
12-Month
48.94"
(1,243.08mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Mar 1961–Aug 1962
18-Month
80.49"
(2,044.45mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2008
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1960–Aug 1962
24-Month
100.49"
(2,552.45mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2020
Sep 1959–Aug 1962
36-Month
157.49"
(4,000.25mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
9.46"
(240.29mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1959 1942
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Sep 1958–Aug 1962
48-Month
206.56"
(5,246.62mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
9.24"
(234.69mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1959 1988
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2021
Sep 1957–Aug 1962
60-Month
265.95"
(6,755.13mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
19.36"
(491.74mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1961 1927
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1910 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/