Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1971
1-Month
4.98"
(126.49mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1899
Jan–Feb 1971
2-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1998
Dec 1970–Feb 1971
3-Month
11.89"
(302.01mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
0.46"
(11.69mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1998
Nov 1970–Feb 1971
4-Month
14.26"
(362.20mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1970 1951
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2016
Oct 1970–Feb 1971
5-Month
18.91"
(480.31mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2016
Sep 1970–Feb 1971
6-Month
21.29"
(540.77mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug 1970–Feb 1971
7-Month
27.58"
(700.53mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Jul 1970–Feb 1971
8-Month
33.63"
(854.20mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2008
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jun 1970–Feb 1971
9-Month
36.99"
(939.55mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
-0.53"
(-13.46mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
May 1970–Feb 1971
10-Month
39.76"
(1,009.90mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
-1.76"
(-44.71mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Apr 1970–Feb 1971
11-Month
43.12"
(1,095.25mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Mar 1970–Feb 1971
12-Month
47.07"
(1,195.58mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Sep 1969–Feb 1971
18-Month
67.25"
(1,708.15mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
-4.02"
(-102.11mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1969 1942
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Mar 1969–Feb 1971
24-Month
96.72"
(2,456.69mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Mar 1968–Feb 1971
36-Month
139.99"
(3,555.75mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
-8.14"
(-206.75mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1928
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Mar 1967–Feb 1971
48-Month
185.60"
(4,714.24mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
-11.85"
(-300.99mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1934
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Mar 1966–Feb 1971
60-Month
230.33"
(5,850.38mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
-16.36"
(-415.55mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1989
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/