Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 1990

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1990
1-Month
3.51"
(89.15mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.16"
(-4.07mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2015
Ties: 1910
Nov–Dec 1990
2-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2015
Oct–Dec 1990
3-Month
13.96"
(354.58mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
4.00"
(101.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1989 1933
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1983 2015
Sep–Dec 1990
4-Month
15.27"
(387.86mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
1.02"
(25.91mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1988 1933
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Aug–Dec 1990
5-Month
21.08"
(535.43mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1988 1965
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jul–Dec 1990
6-Month
24.91"
(632.71mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jun–Dec 1990
7-Month
26.32"
(668.53mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-3.46"
(-87.88mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 1933
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
May–Dec 1990
8-Month
32.79"
(832.87mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Apr–Dec 1990
9-Month
35.54"
(902.72mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
-1.77"
(-44.95mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Mar–Dec 1990
10-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Feb–Dec 1990
11-Month
44.77"
(1,137.16mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-0.65"
(-16.51mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jan–Dec 1990
12-Month
48.60"
(1,234.44mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-0.73"
(-18.54mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1988 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2018
Jul 1989–Dec 1990
18-Month
78.62"
(1,996.95mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1929
Jan 1989–Dec 1990
24-Month
109.17"
(2,772.92mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
10.47"
(265.94mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1989 2008
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Jan 1988–Dec 1990
36-Month
149.07"
(3,786.38mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2019
Jan 1987–Dec 1990
48-Month
197.06"
(5,005.32mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-0.35"
(-8.89mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1933
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2018
Jan 1986–Dec 1990
60-Month
235.95"
(5,993.13mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-10.78"
(-273.81mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1934
100th 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 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/