Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1982
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1970 1936
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1901
Apr–May 1982
2-Month
7.55"
(191.77mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.02"
(0.51mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Mar–May 1982
3-Month
10.22"
(259.59mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1981 1985
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Feb–May 1982
4-Month
16.01"
(406.65mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.37"
(9.39mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2003
Jan–May 1982
5-Month
21.56"
(547.62mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Dec 1981–May 1982
6-Month
26.49"
(672.85mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1998
Nov 1981–May 1982
7-Month
27.52"
(699.01mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1981 1951
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1984
Oct 1981–May 1982
8-Month
30.39"
(771.91mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
0.82"
(20.83mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 2001
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Sep 1981–May 1982
9-Month
33.14"
(841.76mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1941
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Ties: 2013
Aug 1981–May 1982
10-Month
39.32"
(998.73mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
0.23"
(5.84mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jul 1981–May 1982
11-Month
44.76"
(1,136.90mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1981–May 1982
12-Month
48.82"
(1,240.03mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1981
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Dec 1980–May 1982
18-Month
64.51"
(1,638.55mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-8.11"
(-206.00mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1981 2002
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1980–May 1982
24-Month
85.61"
(2,174.49mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-13.02"
(-330.71mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1955 1927
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1979–May 1982
36-Month
138.84"
(3,526.54mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-9.26"
(-235.20mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1969 1927
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1998
Jun 1978–May 1982
48-Month
190.77"
(4,845.56mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-6.64"
(-168.65mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1927
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2019
Jun 1977–May 1982
60-Month
244.49"
(6,210.05mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 1989
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/