Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 1966

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1966
1-Month
6.32"
(160.53mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1965 1997
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Ties: 1985
Jul–Aug 1966
2-Month
10.19"
(258.83mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1963 1983
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1908
Jun–Aug 1966
3-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
-1.89"
(-48.00mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1963 1983
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1906
May–Aug 1966
4-Month
19.30"
(490.22mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-0.22"
(-5.59mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1964 2007
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1901
Ties: 1978
Apr–Aug 1966
5-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1901
Mar–Aug 1966
6-Month
24.96"
(633.98mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
-2.38"
(-60.46mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1901
Feb–Aug 1966
7-Month
30.15"
(765.81mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Jan–Aug 1966
8-Month
35.38"
(898.65mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
0.31"
(7.87mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1901
Dec 1965–Aug 1966
9-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
-2.91"
(-73.92mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1963 2007
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1906
Nov 1965–Aug 1966
10-Month
37.52"
(953.01mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-4.29"
(-108.96mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1957 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Oct 1965–Aug 1966
11-Month
40.28"
(1,023.11mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-4.82"
(-122.43mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1956 2002
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Sep 1965–Aug 1966
12-Month
42.92"
(1,090.17mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-6.43"
(-163.32mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1951 2002
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Mar 1965–Aug 1966
18-Month
73.16"
(1,858.26mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1957 2008
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Sep 1964–Aug 1966
24-Month
98.88"
(2,511.55mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
0.26"
(6.60mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1964 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2020
Sep 1963–Aug 1966
36-Month
150.28"
(3,817.11mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1964 1942
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2021
Sep 1962–Aug 1966
48-Month
195.97"
(4,977.64mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1957 1988
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2021
Sep 1961–Aug 1966
60-Month
244.91"
(6,220.71mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-1.68"
(-42.68mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1927
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/