Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1971
1-Month
6.25"
(158.75mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 1983
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1916
Jun–Jul 1971
2-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-0.44"
(-11.18mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1970 1990
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2013
May–Jul 1971
3-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2013
Ties: 2016
Apr–Jul 1971
4-Month
18.19"
(462.03mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Mar–Jul 1971
5-Month
23.14"
(587.76mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
1.08"
(27.44mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Feb–Jul 1971
6-Month
28.12"
(714.25mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Jan–Jul 1971
7-Month
32.39"
(822.71mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Dec 1970–Jul 1971
8-Month
35.03"
(889.76mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
1.54"
(39.11mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Nov 1970–Jul 1971
9-Month
37.40"
(949.96mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Oct 1970–Jul 1971
10-Month
42.05"
(1,068.07mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2003
Sep 1970–Jul 1971
11-Month
44.43"
(1,128.52mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Aug 1970–Jul 1971
12-Month
50.72"
(1,288.29mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Feb 1970–Jul 1971
18-Month
73.87"
(1,876.30mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1970 2008
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Ties: 1925
Aug 1969–Jul 1971
24-Month
96.32"
(2,446.53mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Aug 1968–Jul 1971
36-Month
142.81"
(3,627.37mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
-5.23"
(-132.85mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2021
Aug 1967–Jul 1971
48-Month
190.28"
(4,833.11mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1970 1988
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2021
Aug 1966–Jul 1971
60-Month
234.83"
(5,964.68mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
-11.75"
(-298.45mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2021, retrieved on October 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/