Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1977

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1977
1-Month
4.01"
(101.85mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
0.02"
(0.50mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1901
Apr–May 1977
2-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1901
Mar–May 1977
3-Month
12.76"
(324.10mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1976 1985
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Feb–May 1977
4-Month
14.49"
(368.05mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.15"
(-29.21mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Jan–May 1977
5-Month
17.52"
(445.01mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-2.03"
(-51.56mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Dec 1976–May 1977
6-Month
22.20"
(563.88mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-1.04"
(-26.42mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1986
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1998
Nov 1976–May 1977
7-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.44"
(-36.57mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1976 1951
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1984
Oct 1976–May 1977
8-Month
30.47"
(773.94mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1976 2001
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2003
Sep 1976–May 1977
9-Month
34.72"
(881.89mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
0.90"
(22.86mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1976 1941
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Aug 1976–May 1977
10-Month
38.44"
(976.38mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1976 2002
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jul 1976–May 1977
11-Month
41.94"
(1,065.28mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-2.81"
(-71.37mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 2002
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1976–May 1977
12-Month
47.93"
(1,217.42mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-1.41"
(-35.82mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1976 1981
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Dec 1975–May 1977
18-Month
67.73"
(1,720.34mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-4.89"
(-124.21mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1969 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1975–May 1977
24-Month
95.58"
(2,427.73mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1974–May 1977
36-Month
150.34"
(3,818.64mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
2.24"
(56.90mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1927
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1998
Jun 1973–May 1977
48-Month
201.01"
(5,105.65mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1927
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1972–May 1977
60-Month
258.19"
(6,558.03mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
11.52"
(292.61mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1973 1989
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 26, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/