Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1987
1-Month
4.30"
(109.22mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1986 1968
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1899
Jan–Feb 1987
2-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
2.83"
(71.88mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1986 1898
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1982 1998
Dec 1986–Feb 1987
3-Month
15.04"
(382.02mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
3.61"
(91.70mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1998
Nov 1986–Feb 1987
4-Month
19.00"
(482.60mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1986 1951
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Oct 1986–Feb 1987
5-Month
22.10"
(561.34mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
4.34"
(110.24mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2016
Sep 1986–Feb 1987
6-Month
23.78"
(604.01mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Aug 1986–Feb 1987
7-Month
32.23"
(818.64mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1986 1898
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Jul 1986–Feb 1987
8-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
3.53"
(89.66mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jun 1986–Feb 1987
9-Month
39.02"
(991.11mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
May 1986–Feb 1987
10-Month
42.06"
(1,068.32mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2019
Apr 1986–Feb 1987
11-Month
43.04"
(1,093.22mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Mar 1986–Feb 1987
12-Month
45.73"
(1,161.54mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-3.62"
(-91.95mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Sep 1985–Feb 1987
18-Month
64.13"
(1,628.90mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
-7.14"
(-181.36mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1942
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Mar 1985–Feb 1987
24-Month
87.81"
(2,230.37mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
-10.88"
(-276.36mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1927
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Mar 1984–Feb 1987
36-Month
138.28"
(3,512.31mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1969 1928
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Mar 1983–Feb 1987
48-Month
191.20"
(4,856.48mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
-6.25"
(-158.75mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1971 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Mar 1982–Feb 1987
60-Month
241.09"
(6,123.69mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1971 1989
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/