Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1982

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1982
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1981 2000
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1971
Sep–Oct 1982
2-Month
7.33"
(186.18mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1940
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1999
Aug–Oct 1982
3-Month
10.98"
(278.89mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1980 1943
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1999
Jul–Oct 1982
4-Month
16.28"
(413.51mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1981 2018
Jun–Oct 1982
5-Month
22.54"
(572.52mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-0.55"
(-13.97mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1906
May–Oct 1982
6-Month
26.33"
(668.78mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Ties: 1977
Apr–Oct 1982
7-Month
30.09"
(764.29mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1901
Mar–Oct 1982
8-Month
32.76"
(832.10mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1901
Feb–Oct 1982
9-Month
38.55"
(979.17mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Jan–Oct 1982
10-Month
44.10"
(1,120.14mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Dec 1981–Oct 1982
11-Month
49.03"
(1,245.36mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1981 1986
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
Nov 1981–Oct 1982
12-Month
50.06"
(1,271.52mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1951
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2003
May 1981–Oct 1982
18-Month
76.24"
(1,936.50mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-0.17"
(-4.31mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1981 1926
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Nov 1980–Oct 1982
24-Month
89.78"
(2,280.41mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-8.95"
(-227.33mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1981 1926
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1929
Nov 1979–Oct 1982
36-Month
136.22"
(3,459.99mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-11.88"
(-301.75mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1968 1927
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1981 1908
Nov 1978–Oct 1982
48-Month
195.61"
(4,968.49mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1981 1988
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Nov 1977–Oct 1982
60-Month
244.71"
(6,215.63mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-2.04"
(-51.82mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1981 1954
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 23, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/