Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1965

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1965
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1964 1936
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 1901
Ties: 2008
Apr–May 1965
2-Month
5.97"
(151.64mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-1.56"
(-39.62mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1951 1986
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Mar–May 1965
3-Month
11.51"
(292.35mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1964 1985
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Feb–May 1965
4-Month
15.75"
(400.05mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.11"
(2.79mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1964 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan–May 1965
5-Month
17.90"
(454.66mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1955 1986
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Dec 1964–May 1965
6-Month
22.01"
(559.05mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1963 1986
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Nov 1964–May 1965
7-Month
24.13"
(612.90mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1956 1951
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1964–May 1965
8-Month
32.16"
(816.86mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
2.59"
(65.78mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1964 2001
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2003
Sep 1964–May 1965
9-Month
37.23"
(945.64mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
3.41"
(86.61mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1964 1941
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Aug 1964–May 1965
10-Month
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1964–May 1965
11-Month
50.51"
(1,282.95mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
5.76"
(146.30mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1964–May 1965
12-Month
54.05"
(1,372.87mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
4.71"
(119.63mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1964 1981
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Dec 1963–May 1965
18-Month
77.87"
(1,977.90mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
5.25"
(133.35mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1963–May 1965
24-Month
100.09"
(2,542.29mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
1.46"
(37.09mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1964 1927
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1962–May 1965
36-Month
151.00"
(3,835.40mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
2.90"
(73.66mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1964 1927
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1962 1998
Jun 1961–May 1965
48-Month
201.27"
(5,112.26mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
3.86"
(98.05mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1964 1927
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Jun 1960–May 1965
60-Month
250.68"
(6,367.27mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
4.01"
(101.85mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1959 1989
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/