Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1973
1-Month
4.19"
(106.43mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-1.48"
(-37.59mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1966 1983
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1916
Ties: 1940, 2020
Jun–Jul 1973
2-Month
9.91"
(251.71mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1990
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2013
May–Jul 1973
3-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1970 1911
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2013
Apr–Jul 1973
4-Month
20.34"
(516.64mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
2.57"
(65.28mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Mar–Jul 1973
5-Month
25.99"
(660.15mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
3.93"
(99.83mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2003
Feb–Jul 1973
6-Month
30.67"
(779.02mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
4.78"
(121.41mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2003
Jan–Jul 1973
7-Month
34.48"
(875.79mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
4.69"
(119.12mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2003
Dec 1972–Jul 1973
8-Month
39.44"
(1,001.78mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 2003
Nov 1972–Jul 1973
9-Month
44.97"
(1,142.24mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
8.45"
(214.63mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1911
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1922 2003
Oct 1972–Jul 1973
10-Month
48.72"
(1,237.49mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 2003
Sep 1972–Jul 1973
11-Month
53.25"
(1,352.55mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
9.18"
(233.17mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2003
Aug 1972–Jul 1973
12-Month
56.45"
(1,433.83mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
7.11"
(180.59mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Feb 1972–Jul 1973
18-Month
83.60"
(2,123.44mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1972 2008
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2019
Aug 1971–Jul 1973
24-Month
111.89"
(2,842.01mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
13.29"
(337.57mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1972 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Aug 1970–Jul 1973
36-Month
162.61"
(4,130.29mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
14.57"
(370.07mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1942
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2021
Aug 1969–Jul 1973
48-Month
208.21"
(5,288.53mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1988
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1962 2021
Aug 1968–Jul 1973
60-Month
254.70"
(6,469.38mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1955
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1965 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 16, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/