Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1990
1-Month
8.26"
(209.80mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
4.99"
(126.74mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1989 2000
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1971
Sep–Oct 1990
2-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
2.01"
(51.06mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1940
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1999
Aug–Oct 1990
3-Month
15.38"
(390.65mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1988 1943
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1999
Jul–Oct 1990
4-Month
19.21"
(487.93mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jun–Oct 1990
5-Month
20.62"
(523.75mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1988 1954
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1906
May–Oct 1990
6-Month
27.09"
(688.09mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
0.01"
(0.26mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Apr–Oct 1990
7-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-0.77"
(-19.55mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Mar–Oct 1990
8-Month
34.64"
(879.86mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-0.26"
(-6.60mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Feb–Oct 1990
9-Month
39.07"
(992.38mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
0.34"
(8.64mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1988 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Jan–Oct 1990
10-Month
42.90"
(1,089.66mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Ties: 1972
Dec 1989–Oct 1990
11-Month
46.83"
(1,189.48mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Nov 1989–Oct 1990
12-Month
50.22"
(1,275.59mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
0.86"
(21.85mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1988 1951
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
May 1989–Oct 1990
18-Month
85.11"
(2,161.79mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
8.70"
(220.98mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1989 1926
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Nov 1988–Oct 1990
24-Month
108.32"
(2,751.33mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
9.59"
(243.59mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1989 1926
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 1929
Nov 1987–Oct 1990
36-Month
150.17"
(3,814.32mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1908
Nov 1986–Oct 1990
48-Month
199.80"
(5,074.92mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1989 1988
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Nov 1985–Oct 1990
60-Month
238.47"
(6,057.14mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-8.28"
(-210.31mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1989 1954
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/