Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1963

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1963
1-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1950 1997
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Jul–Aug 1963
2-Month
7.90"
(200.66mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-3.06"
(-77.72mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1957 1983
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1908
Jun–Aug 1963
3-Month
11.46"
(291.08mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1983
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1906
May–Aug 1963
4-Month
15.48"
(393.19mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-4.04"
(-102.62mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Apr–Aug 1963
5-Month
17.98"
(456.69mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Mar–Aug 1963
6-Month
22.92"
(582.17mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
-4.42"
(-112.27mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Feb–Aug 1963
7-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
-5.02"
(-127.51mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Ties: 1993
Jan–Aug 1963
8-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-4.92"
(-124.97mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1901
Dec 1962–Aug 1963
9-Month
33.22"
(843.79mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1951 2007
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1906
Nov 1962–Aug 1963
10-Month
39.01"
(990.85mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-2.80"
(-71.12mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Oct 1962–Aug 1963
11-Month
40.78"
(1,035.81mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-4.32"
(-109.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Sep 1962–Aug 1963
12-Month
45.69"
(1,160.53mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-3.66"
(-92.96mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1954 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Mar 1962–Aug 1963
18-Month
73.56"
(1,868.42mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-3.13"
(-79.51mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1957 2008
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Sep 1961–Aug 1963
24-Month
94.63"
(2,403.60mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
-3.99"
(-101.35mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1957 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020
Sep 1960–Aug 1963
36-Month
146.18"
(3,712.97mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
-1.85"
(-46.99mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1957 1942
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2021
Sep 1959–Aug 1963
48-Month
203.18"
(5,160.77mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
5.86"
(148.84mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1959 1988
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2021
Sep 1958–Aug 1963
60-Month
252.25"
(6,407.15mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
5.66"
(143.76mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1959 1927
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 22, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/