Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 1996

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1996
1-Month
3.97"
(100.84mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1994 2000
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1971
Ties: 1915
Sep–Oct 1996
2-Month
13.11"
(332.99mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
5.55"
(140.97mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1995 1940
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999
Aug–Oct 1996
3-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
6.12"
(155.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1943
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1999
Jul–Oct 1996
4-Month
25.66"
(651.76mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
7.15"
(181.61mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1964 2018
Jun–Oct 1996
5-Month
29.69"
(754.13mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
6.60"
(167.64mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1995 1954
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1906
May–Oct 1996
6-Month
33.42"
(848.87mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1994 2007
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1901
Apr–Oct 1996
7-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 2007
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Mar–Oct 1996
8-Month
41.25"
(1,047.75mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
6.35"
(161.29mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1995 2007
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 1901
Feb–Oct 1996
9-Month
44.04"
(1,118.62mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
5.31"
(134.88mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1995 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Jan–Oct 1996
10-Month
49.30"
(1,252.22mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1995 2007
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Dec 1995–Oct 1996
11-Month
51.18"
(1,299.97mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1995 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Nov 1995–Oct 1996
12-Month
55.36"
(1,406.14mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
6.00"
(152.40mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1995 1951
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
May 1995–Oct 1996
18-Month
88.92"
(2,258.57mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
12.51"
(317.76mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1995 1926
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Nov 1994–Oct 1996
24-Month
109.05"
(2,769.87mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
10.32"
(262.13mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1995 1926
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1929
Nov 1993–Oct 1996
36-Month
160.42"
(4,074.67mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
12.32"
(312.93mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1995 1927
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1908
Nov 1992–Oct 1996
48-Month
209.82"
(5,329.43mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1995 1988
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Nov 1991–Oct 1996
60-Month
258.24"
(6,559.30mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
11.49"
(291.85mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1954
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2019

Citing This Page

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