Climate at a Glance

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1988
1-Month
2.09"
(53.09mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-1.74"
(-44.19mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1986 1968
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1899
Jan–Feb 1988
2-Month
5.68"
(144.27mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 1898
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Dec 1987–Feb 1988
3-Month
8.98"
(228.09mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
-2.45"
(-62.23mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1987–Feb 1988
4-Month
12.48"
(316.99mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1986 1951
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Oct 1987–Feb 1988
5-Month
13.64"
(346.46mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
-4.12"
(-104.64mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2016
Sep 1987–Feb 1988
6-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
-2.08"
(-52.83mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–Feb 1988
7-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
-3.11"
(-78.99mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1985 1898
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jul 1987–Feb 1988
8-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
-5.47"
(-138.94mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1987–Feb 1988
9-Month
31.67"
(804.42mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
-5.85"
(-148.59mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1981 1934
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
May 1987–Feb 1988
10-Month
33.82"
(859.03mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
-7.70"
(-195.58mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Apr 1987–Feb 1988
11-Month
38.60"
(980.44mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
-6.45"
(-163.83mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1981 2008
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1987–Feb 1988
12-Month
43.11"
(1,094.99mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-6.24"
(-158.50mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1986 2008
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Sep 1986–Feb 1988
18-Month
66.89"
(1,699.01mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
-4.38"
(-111.25mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1987 1942
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Mar 1986–Feb 1988
24-Month
88.84"
(2,256.54mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
-9.85"
(-250.19mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1987 1927
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Mar 1985–Feb 1988
36-Month
130.92"
(3,325.37mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
-17.21"
(-437.13mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1942 1928
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1984–Feb 1988
48-Month
181.39"
(4,607.31mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
-16.06"
(-407.92mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1934
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Mar 1983–Feb 1988
60-Month
234.31"
(5,951.47mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
-12.38"
(-314.46mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1971 1989
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 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/