Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1993

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1993
1-Month
2.97"
(75.44mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1987 1936
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1901
Apr–May 1993
2-Month
7.35"
(186.69mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1991 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1901
Mar–May 1993
3-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
2.26"
(57.41mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Feb–May 1993
4-Month
16.89"
(429.01mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
1.25"
(31.75mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2003
Jan–May 1993
5-Month
22.70"
(576.58mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1998
Dec 1992–May 1993
6-Month
26.27"
(667.26mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1998
Nov 1992–May 1993
7-Month
32.62"
(828.55mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1992 1951
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 1984
Ties: 1901
Oct 1992–May 1993
8-Month
36.71"
(932.43mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
7.14"
(181.35mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Sep 1992–May 1993
9-Month
39.77"
(1,010.16mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1992 1941
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Aug 1992–May 1993
10-Month
47.80"
(1,214.12mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jul 1992–May 1993
11-Month
51.22"
(1,300.99mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
6.47"
(164.34mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1992–May 1993
12-Month
57.02"
(1,448.31mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
7.68"
(195.07mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1992 1981
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Dec 1991–May 1993
18-Month
78.92"
(2,004.57mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
6.30"
(160.02mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Jun 1991–May 1993
24-Month
102.54"
(2,604.52mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1992 1927
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2020
Jun 1990–May 1993
36-Month
149.50"
(3,797.30mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1990 1927
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1992 2020
Jun 1989–May 1993
48-Month
208.91"
(5,306.31mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
11.50"
(292.10mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1927
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Jun 1988–May 1993
60-Month
257.02"
(6,528.31mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
10.35"
(262.89mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1992 1989
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 24, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/