Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1964

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1964
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-2.02"
(-51.31mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1951 1936
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1901
Apr–May 1964
2-Month
6.37"
(161.80mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1953 1986
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1901
Ties: 1981
Mar–May 1964
3-Month
10.42"
(264.67mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-1.39"
(-35.30mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1951 1985
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2003
Feb–May 1964
4-Month
15.73"
(399.54mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.09"
(2.28mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan–May 1964
5-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
1.59"
(40.39mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 1998
Dec 1963–May 1964
6-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Nov 1963–May 1964
7-Month
29.21"
(741.93mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1963 1951
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1984
Oct 1963–May 1964
8-Month
29.95"
(760.73mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1963 2001
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2003
Ties: 1897
Sep 1963–May 1964
9-Month
34.58"
(878.33mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
0.76"
(19.30mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1963 1941
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1963–May 1964
10-Month
37.98"
(964.69mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-1.11"
(-28.20mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1963 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2019
Jul 1963–May 1964
11-Month
42.48"
(1,078.99mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1963–May 1964
12-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1981
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Dec 1962–May 1964
18-Month
67.80"
(1,722.12mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1962–May 1964
24-Month
96.95"
(2,462.53mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-1.68"
(-42.67mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1927
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Jun 1961–May 1964
36-Month
147.22"
(3,739.39mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1957 1927
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020
Jun 1960–May 1964
48-Month
196.63"
(4,994.40mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-0.78"
(-19.81mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1958 1927
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1959–May 1964
60-Month
254.41"
(6,462.01mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
7.74"
(196.59mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 15, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/