Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1969

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1969
1-Month
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1965 1936
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1901
Ties: 1904, 2001
Apr–May 1969
2-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-0.49"
(-12.44mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1986
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1901
Ties: 1954
Mar–May 1969
3-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1968 1985
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Feb–May 1969
4-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1968 1986
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2003
Jan–May 1969
5-Month
18.47"
(469.14mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-1.08"
(-27.43mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1968 1986
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1968–May 1969
6-Month
21.24"
(539.50mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Nov 1968–May 1969
7-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.11"
(-28.19mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 1951
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1984
Oct 1968–May 1969
8-Month
30.29"
(769.37mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
0.72"
(18.29mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1968 2001
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Sep 1968–May 1969
9-Month
31.92"
(810.77mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1968 1941
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug 1968–May 1969
10-Month
34.65"
(880.11mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-4.44"
(-112.78mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1968–May 1969
11-Month
40.41"
(1,026.41mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-4.34"
(-110.24mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1968–May 1969
12-Month
44.04"
(1,118.62mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-5.30"
(-134.62mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1981
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Dec 1967–May 1969
18-Month
65.85"
(1,672.59mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-6.77"
(-171.96mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1967 2002
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1967–May 1969
24-Month
92.47"
(2,348.74mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-6.16"
(-156.46mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1968 1927
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2019
Jun 1966–May 1969
36-Month
133.99"
(3,403.35mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-14.11"
(-358.39mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1955 1927
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Jun 1965–May 1969
48-Month
182.00"
(4,622.80mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-15.41"
(-391.41mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1955 1927
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1964–May 1969
60-Month
236.05"
(5,995.67mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-10.62"
(-269.75mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1957 1989
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/