Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1981
1-Month
5.44"
(138.18mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1983
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1916
Ties: 1928
Jun–Jul 1981
2-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1990
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
Ties: 2016
May–Jul 1981
3-Month
14.38"
(365.25mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
0.14"
(3.55mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1980 1911
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
Ties: 1985
Apr–Jul 1981
4-Month
15.87"
(403.10mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1986
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Mar–Jul 1981
5-Month
18.48"
(469.39mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Feb–Jul 1981
6-Month
21.95"
(557.53mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-3.94"
(-100.08mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1977 1986
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Jan–Jul 1981
7-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-6.79"
(-172.47mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Dec 1980–Jul 1981
8-Month
25.19"
(639.83mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
-8.30"
(-210.82mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1986
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Nov 1980–Jul 1981
9-Month
27.92"
(709.17mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
-8.60"
(-218.44mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Oct 1980–Jul 1981
10-Month
31.76"
(806.70mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
-8.06"
(-204.73mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1940 2002
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Sep 1980–Jul 1981
11-Month
36.29"
(921.77mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1942 2002
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Aug 1980–Jul 1981
12-Month
38.66"
(981.96mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-10.68"
(-271.28mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Feb 1980–Jul 1981
18-Month
62.78"
(1,594.61mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
-12.49"
(-317.25mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 2008
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Aug 1979–Jul 1981
24-Month
89.84"
(2,281.94mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
-8.76"
(-222.50mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1967 1986
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2020
Aug 1978–Jul 1981
36-Month
142.19"
(3,611.63mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1970 1942
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Aug 1977–Jul 1981
48-Month
198.99"
(5,054.35mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
1.64"
(41.66mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1977 1988
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021
Ties: 2005
Aug 1976–Jul 1981
60-Month
243.61"
(6,187.69mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
-2.97"
(-75.44mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1971 1955
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/