Climate at a Glance

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, September 1986

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1986
1-Month
1.68"
(42.67mm)
4.29"
(108.97mm)
-2.61"
(-66.30mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1968 1919
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1999
Aug–Sep 1986
2-Month
10.13"
(257.30mm)
9.57"
(243.08mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1985 2007
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1928
Jul–Sep 1986
3-Month
14.37"
(365.00mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1983 2007
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
Ties: 1981
Jun–Sep 1986
4-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
19.82"
(503.43mm)
-2.90"
(-73.66mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1983 2007
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1928
May–Sep 1986
5-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
23.81"
(604.77mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1983 2007
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Apr–Sep 1986
6-Month
20.94"
(531.88mm)
27.35"
(694.69mm)
-6.41"
(-162.81mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Mar–Sep 1986
7-Month
23.63"
(600.20mm)
31.63"
(803.40mm)
-8.00"
(-203.20mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 2007
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Feb–Sep 1986
8-Month
25.64"
(651.26mm)
35.46"
(900.68mm)
-9.82"
(-249.42mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1968 2007
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Jan–Sep 1986
9-Month
27.35"
(694.69mm)
39.36"
(999.74mm)
-12.01"
(-305.05mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 2007
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Dec 1985–Sep 1986
10-Month
28.62"
(726.95mm)
43.06"
(1,093.72mm)
-14.44"
(-366.77mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1986
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Nov 1985–Sep 1986
11-Month
35.57"
(903.48mm)
46.10"
(1,170.94mm)
-10.53"
(-267.46mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1951 1911
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1901
Oct 1985–Sep 1986
12-Month
39.81"
(1,011.17mm)
49.39"
(1,254.51mm)
-9.58"
(-243.34mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Apr 1985–Sep 1986
18-Month
64.19"
(1,630.43mm)
76.68"
(1,947.67mm)
-12.49"
(-317.24mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1981 1926
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Oct 1984–Sep 1986
24-Month
80.15"
(2,035.81mm)
98.76"
(2,508.50mm)
-18.61"
(-472.69mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1926 2002
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Oct 1983–Sep 1986
36-Month
140.38"
(3,565.65mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
-7.78"
(-197.61mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1983 1927
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Oct 1982–Sep 1986
48-Month
190.30"
(4,833.62mm)
197.49"
(5,016.25mm)
-7.19"
(-182.63mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1983 1988
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021
Oct 1981–Sep 1986
60-Month
239.16"
(6,074.66mm)
246.79"
(6,268.47mm)
-7.63"
(-193.81mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1954
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2022, retrieved on May 25, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/