Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1975

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1975
1-Month
5.69"
(144.53mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1901
Apr–May 1975
2-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1970 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1901
Mar–May 1975
3-Month
15.34"
(389.64mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
3.53"
(89.67mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1974 1985
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2003
Feb–May 1975
4-Month
19.82"
(503.43mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
4.18"
(106.17mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1974 1986
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2003
Jan–May 1975
5-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
5.88"
(149.35mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1974 1986
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1998
Dec 1974–May 1975
6-Month
29.99"
(761.75mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
6.75"
(171.45mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1986
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 1998
Nov 1974–May 1975
7-Month
32.48"
(824.99mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
6.20"
(157.48mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1974 1951
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1984
Oct 1974–May 1975
8-Month
33.93"
(861.82mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
4.36"
(110.74mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1974 2001
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2003
Sep 1974–May 1975
9-Month
38.74"
(984.00mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1974 1941
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1974–May 1975
10-Month
46.49"
(1,180.85mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
7.40"
(187.96mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1974–May 1975
11-Month
50.56"
(1,284.22mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
5.81"
(147.57mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jun 1974–May 1975
12-Month
54.76"
(1,390.90mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
5.42"
(137.66mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1974 1981
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Dec 1973–May 1975
18-Month
84.76"
(2,152.90mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
12.14"
(308.35mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1974 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2019
Jun 1973–May 1975
24-Month
105.43"
(2,677.92mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
6.80"
(172.72mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1927
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Jun 1972–May 1975
36-Month
162.61"
(4,130.29mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
14.51"
(368.55mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1974 1927
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1930 1998
Jun 1971–May 1975
48-Month
217.22"
(5,517.39mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
19.81"
(503.18mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1974 1927
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1970–May 1975
60-Month
267.54"
(6,795.52mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
20.87"
(530.10mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1974 1989
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1909 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/