Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1987
1-Month
3.30"
(83.82mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-2.37"
(-60.20mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1983 1983
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1916
Jun–Jul 1987
2-Month
7.50"
(190.50mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1986 1990
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2013
May–Jul 1987
3-Month
9.65"
(245.11mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1911 1911
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Apr–Jul 1987
4-Month
14.43"
(366.52mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
-3.34"
(-84.84mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2003
Mar–Jul 1987
5-Month
18.94"
(481.08mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
-3.12"
(-79.24mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Ties: 1977
Feb–Jul 1987
6-Month
23.24"
(590.30mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Jan–Jul 1987
7-Month
29.50"
(749.30mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Dec 1986–Jul 1987
8-Month
33.98"
(863.09mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
0.49"
(12.44mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Nov 1986–Jul 1987
9-Month
37.94"
(963.68mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1986 1911
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Oct 1986–Jul 1987
10-Month
41.04"
(1,042.42mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Ties: 1938
Sep 1986–Jul 1987
11-Month
42.72"
(1,085.09mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Aug 1986–Jul 1987
12-Month
51.17"
(1,299.72mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1986 2002
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2019
Feb 1986–Jul 1987
18-Month
66.68"
(1,693.67mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
-8.59"
(-218.19mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Aug 1985–Jul 1987
24-Month
89.39"
(2,270.51mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
-9.21"
(-233.93mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Aug 1984–Jul 1987
36-Month
128.72"
(3,269.49mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
-19.32"
(-490.73mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1942 1942
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2021
Aug 1983–Jul 1987
48-Month
187.68"
(4,767.07mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
-9.67"
(-245.62mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1986 1988
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021
Aug 1982–Jul 1987
60-Month
238.25"
(6,051.55mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
-8.33"
(-211.58mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1986 1955
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/