Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1970
1-Month
3.66"
(92.96mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.17"
(-4.32mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1968 1968
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1899
Jan–Feb 1970
2-Month
5.99"
(152.15mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1968 1898
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1998
Dec 1969–Feb 1970
3-Month
10.44"
(265.18mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
-0.99"
(-25.14mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1986
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1998
Nov 1969–Feb 1970
4-Month
13.46"
(341.88mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1967 1951
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Oct 1969–Feb 1970
5-Month
15.72"
(399.29mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
-2.04"
(-51.81mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2016
Sep 1969–Feb 1970
6-Month
20.18"
(512.57mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
-1.83"
(-46.48mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2019
Aug 1969–Feb 1970
7-Month
26.11"
(663.19mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
-1.17"
(-29.72mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1898
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jul 1969–Feb 1970
8-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
-1.27"
(-32.26mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1969–Feb 1970
9-Month
37.95"
(963.93mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
0.43"
(10.92mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
May 1969–Feb 1970
10-Month
41.22"
(1,046.99mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Apr 1969–Feb 1970
11-Month
44.99"
(1,142.75mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Mar 1969–Feb 1970
12-Month
49.65"
(1,261.11mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Sep 1968–Feb 1970
18-Month
69.87"
(1,774.70mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1969 1942
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Mar 1968–Feb 1970
24-Month
92.92"
(2,360.17mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
-5.77"
(-146.56mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1969 1927
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Mar 1967–Feb 1970
36-Month
138.53"
(3,518.66mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
-9.60"
(-243.84mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1969 1928
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2020
Mar 1966–Feb 1970
48-Month
183.26"
(4,654.80mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
-14.19"
(-360.43mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Mar 1965–Feb 1970
60-Month
231.46"
(5,879.08mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
-15.23"
(-386.85mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1956 1989
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 6, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/