Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1962

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1962
1-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1960 1965
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2015
Nov–Dec 1962
2-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2015
Oct–Dec 1962
3-Month
10.63"
(270.00mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1933
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2015
Sep–Dec 1962
4-Month
15.54"
(394.72mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1961 1933
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Aug–Dec 1962
5-Month
19.20"
(487.68mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1961 1965
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul–Dec 1962
6-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.90"
(-22.86mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jun–Dec 1962
7-Month
32.22"
(818.39mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
2.44"
(61.98mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1961 1933
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
May–Dec 1962
8-Month
34.71"
(881.63mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Apr–Dec 1962
9-Month
38.90"
(988.06mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Mar–Dec 1962
10-Month
43.41"
(1,102.61mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
1.82"
(46.22mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Feb–Dec 1962
11-Month
47.23"
(1,199.64mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1960 2007
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan–Dec 1962
12-Month
53.01"
(1,346.45mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1961 2007
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2018
Jul 1961–Dec 1962
18-Month
75.46"
(1,916.68mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1961 2001
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Jan 1961–Dec 1962
24-Month
104.29"
(2,648.97mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
5.59"
(141.99mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1961 2008
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 1929
Jan 1960–Dec 1962
36-Month
154.55"
(3,925.57mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
6.48"
(164.59mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1958 1927
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018
Jan 1959–Dec 1962
48-Month
209.79"
(5,328.67mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
12.38"
(314.46mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1961 1933
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2018
Jan 1958–Dec 1962
60-Month
259.94"
(6,602.48mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
13.21"
(335.54mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1934
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 13, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/