Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1997

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1997
1-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.06"
(-1.52mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1996 1968
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1899
Ties: 2010
Jan–Feb 1997
2-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1992 1898
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 1998
Dec 1996–Feb 1997
3-Month
11.35"
(288.29mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1998
Nov 1996–Feb 1997
4-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1951
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2016
Oct 1996–Feb 1997
5-Month
18.86"
(479.04mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1994 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2016
Ties: 1994
Sep 1996–Feb 1997
6-Month
28.00"
(711.20mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
5.99"
(152.15mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2019
Aug 1996–Feb 1997
7-Month
33.85"
(859.79mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
6.57"
(166.88mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1996 1898
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jul 1996–Feb 1997
8-Month
40.55"
(1,029.97mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Jun 1996–Feb 1997
9-Month
44.58"
(1,132.33mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
7.06"
(179.32mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1996 1934
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
May 1996–Feb 1997
10-Month
48.31"
(1,227.07mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
6.79"
(172.46mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Apr 1996–Feb 1997
11-Month
51.57"
(1,309.88mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Mar 1996–Feb 1997
12-Month
56.14"
(1,425.96mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
6.79"
(172.47mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Sep 1995–Feb 1997
18-Month
80.63"
(2,048.00mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
9.36"
(237.74mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1996 1942
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1990 2019
Mar 1995–Feb 1997
24-Month
108.20"
(2,748.28mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
9.51"
(241.55mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1996 1927
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1991 2019
Mar 1994–Feb 1997
36-Month
160.09"
(4,066.29mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
11.96"
(303.79mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1996 1928
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2019
Ties: 1962
Mar 1993–Feb 1997
48-Month
206.16"
(5,236.46mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
8.71"
(221.23mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1996 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1993 2019
Ties: 1905
Mar 1992–Feb 1997
60-Month
260.55"
(6,617.97mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
13.86"
(352.04mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1996 1989
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019

Citing This Page

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