Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1992

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1992
1-Month
4.35"
(110.49mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1991 1936
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1901
Apr–May 1992
2-Month
7.68"
(195.07mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1991 1986
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 1901
Mar–May 1992
3-Month
11.44"
(290.58mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-0.37"
(-9.39mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1988 1985
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2003
Ties: 1987
Feb–May 1992
4-Month
14.39"
(365.51mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2003
Jan–May 1992
5-Month
18.29"
(464.57mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1998
Dec 1991–May 1992
6-Month
21.90"
(556.26mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1998
Nov 1991–May 1992
7-Month
24.02"
(610.11mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1988 1951
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 1984
Oct 1991–May 1992
8-Month
25.68"
(652.27mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-3.89"
(-98.81mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1988 2001
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2003
Sep 1991–May 1992
9-Month
28.74"
(730.00mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1986 1941
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Aug 1991–May 1992
10-Month
34.50"
(876.30mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-4.59"
(-116.59mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jul 1991–May 1992
11-Month
41.56"
(1,055.62mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jun 1991–May 1992
12-Month
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-3.82"
(-97.03mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Dec 1990–May 1992
18-Month
69.67"
(1,769.62mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1989 2002
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Jun 1990–May 1992
24-Month
92.48"
(2,348.99mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
-6.15"
(-156.21mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2020
Jun 1989–May 1992
36-Month
151.89"
(3,858.01mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
3.79"
(96.27mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1990 1927
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2020
Jun 1988–May 1992
48-Month
200.00"
(5,080.00mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1991 1927
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Jun 1987–May 1992
60-Month
241.22"
(6,126.99mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
-5.45"
(-138.43mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1989 1989
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/