Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1971

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1971
1-Month
4.48"
(113.79mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 1919
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1999
Aug–Sep 1971
2-Month
10.50"
(266.70mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
0.93"
(23.62mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1928
Ties: 1913
Jul–Sep 1971
3-Month
16.75"
(425.45mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1928
Jun–Sep 1971
4-Month
20.31"
(515.87mm)
19.82"
(503.43mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1928
Ties: 1992
May–Sep 1971
5-Month
25.57"
(649.48mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1901
Ties: 2012
Apr–Sep 1971
6-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Mar–Sep 1971
7-Month
33.64"
(854.46mm)
31.63"
(803.40mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 1901
Feb–Sep 1971
8-Month
38.62"
(980.95mm)
35.46"
(900.68mm)
3.16"
(80.27mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1961 2003
Jan–Sep 1971
9-Month
42.89"
(1,089.41mm)
39.36"
(999.74mm)
3.53"
(89.67mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1970 2007
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Dec 1970–Sep 1971
10-Month
45.53"
(1,156.46mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
2.47"
(62.74mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Nov 1970–Sep 1971
11-Month
47.90"
(1,216.66mm)
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 1901
Oct 1970–Sep 1971
12-Month
52.55"
(1,334.77mm)
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
3.16"
(80.26mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1970 1925
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Apr 1970–Sep 1971
18-Month
76.76"
(1,949.70mm)
76.68"
(1,947.67mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1970 1926
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Oct 1969–Sep 1971
24-Month
96.43"
(2,449.32mm)
98.76"
(2,508.50mm)
-2.33"
(-59.18mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Oct 1968–Sep 1971
36-Month
148.95"
(3,783.33mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
0.79"
(20.07mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Oct 1967–Sep 1971
48-Month
188.93"
(4,798.82mm)
197.49"
(5,016.25mm)
-8.56"
(-217.43mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1970 1988
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2021
Oct 1966–Sep 1971
60-Month
234.51"
(5,956.55mm)
246.79"
(6,268.47mm)
-12.28"
(-311.92mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1970 1954
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/