Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1994

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1994
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-1.26"
(-32.01mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1987 1936
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1901
Apr–May 1994
2-Month
4.90"
(124.46mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-2.63"
(-66.80mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1986 1986
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1901
Ties: 1902
Mar–May 1994
3-Month
11.86"
(301.24mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1992 1985
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2003
Feb–May 1994
4-Month
15.36"
(390.14mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-0.28"
(-7.12mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2003
Jan–May 1994
5-Month
20.42"
(518.67mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
0.87"
(22.10mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Dec 1993–May 1994
6-Month
24.18"
(614.17mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1992 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1998
Ties: 1932
Nov 1993–May 1994
7-Month
27.08"
(687.83mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1992 1951
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 1984
Ties: 2018
Oct 1993–May 1994
8-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2003
Sep 1993–May 1994
9-Month
34.60"
(878.84mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1992 1941
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1905
Aug 1993–May 1994
10-Month
37.63"
(955.80mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-1.46"
(-37.09mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jul 1993–May 1994
11-Month
41.36"
(1,050.54mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1993–May 1994
12-Month
43.86"
(1,114.04mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-5.48"
(-139.20mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Dec 1992–May 1994
18-Month
70.13"
(1,781.30mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1992–May 1994
24-Month
100.88"
(2,562.35mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1992 1927
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2020
Jun 1991–May 1994
36-Month
146.40"
(3,718.56mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-1.70"
(-43.18mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2020
Jun 1990–May 1994
48-Month
193.36"
(4,911.34mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1989 1927
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Jun 1989–May 1994
60-Month
252.77"
(6,420.36mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1992 1989
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/