Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1983

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1983
1-Month
6.85"
(173.99mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2015
Nov–Dec 1983
2-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Oct–Dec 1983
3-Month
15.08"
(383.03mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
5.12"
(130.05mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1982 1933
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2015
Sep–Dec 1983
4-Month
18.50"
(469.90mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1982 1933
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Aug–Dec 1983
5-Month
21.34"
(542.04mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
1.81"
(45.98mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1982 1965
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul–Dec 1983
6-Month
23.60"
(599.44mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1981 2001
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Jun–Dec 1983
7-Month
27.66"
(702.56mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-2.12"
(-53.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1933
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
May–Dec 1983
8-Month
31.34"
(796.04mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
-2.43"
(-61.72mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1980 2007
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Apr–Dec 1983
9-Month
36.61"
(929.89mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1981 2007
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Mar–Dec 1983
10-Month
43.80"
(1,112.52mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
2.21"
(56.13mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Ties: 1973
Feb–Dec 1983
11-Month
49.83"
(1,265.68mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
4.41"
(112.01mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jan–Dec 1983
12-Month
52.87"
(1,342.90mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1982 2007
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018
Jul 1982–Dec 1983
18-Month
77.21"
(1,961.13mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
2.68"
(68.07mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1982 2001
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1929
Jan 1982–Dec 1983
24-Month
105.03"
(2,667.76mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
6.33"
(160.78mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 2008
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1929
Jan 1981–Dec 1983
36-Month
145.79"
(3,703.07mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1982 1927
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2018
Jan 1980–Dec 1983
48-Month
190.10"
(4,828.54mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-7.31"
(-185.67mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1970 1933
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1982 2018
Jan 1979–Dec 1983
60-Month
248.83"
(6,320.28mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1982 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published December 2019, retrieved on December 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/