Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1974
1-Month
4.24"
(107.70mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.41"
(10.42mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1970 1968
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1899
Ties: 1965
Jan–Feb 1974
2-Month
8.82"
(224.03mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1973 1898
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1998
Dec 1973–Feb 1974
3-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
4.44"
(112.78mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1973 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1998
Nov 1973–Feb 1974
4-Month
17.51"
(444.75mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1951
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Oct 1973–Feb 1974
5-Month
19.37"
(492.00mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2016
Sep 1973–Feb 1974
6-Month
21.85"
(554.99mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1973–Feb 1974
7-Month
26.63"
(676.40mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1970 1898
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–Feb 1974
8-Month
30.82"
(782.83mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1969 2008
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1973–Feb 1974
9-Month
36.54"
(928.12mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1969 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
May 1973–Feb 1974
10-Month
41.41"
(1,051.81mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
-0.11"
(-2.80mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1979
Apr 1973–Feb 1974
11-Month
46.97"
(1,193.04mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
1.92"
(48.77mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Mar 1973–Feb 1974
12-Month
52.62"
(1,336.55mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1971 2008
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Ties: 1962
Sep 1972–Feb 1974
18-Month
79.88"
(2,028.95mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
8.61"
(218.69mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1942
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Ties: 1973
Mar 1972–Feb 1974
24-Month
105.87"
(2,689.10mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
7.18"
(182.37mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1927
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Mar 1971–Feb 1974
36-Month
161.66"
(4,106.16mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
13.53"
(343.66mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1973 1928
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Mar 1970–Feb 1974
48-Month
208.73"
(5,301.74mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
11.28"
(286.51mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2019
Mar 1969–Feb 1974
60-Month
258.38"
(6,562.85mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
11.69"
(296.92mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1973 1989
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1963 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 28, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/