Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of February 2020. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 1998

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824364860
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1998
1-Month
6.56"
(166.62mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1968
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1899
Jan–Feb 1998
2-Month
14.24"
(361.70mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
6.51"
(165.36mm)
126th Driest Driest since: 1997 1898
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Dec 1997–Feb 1998
3-Month
18.17"
(461.52mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
6.74"
(171.20mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1998
Nov 1997–Feb 1998
4-Month
21.94"
(557.28mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
7.48"
(190.00mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1951
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 2016
Oct 1997–Feb 1998
5-Month
25.03"
(635.76mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1997 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2016
Sep 1997–Feb 1998
6-Month
30.03"
(762.76mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
8.02"
(203.71mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1934
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2019
Aug 1997–Feb 1998
7-Month
31.93"
(811.02mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
4.65"
(118.11mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1996 1898
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jul 1997–Feb 1998
8-Month
37.71"
(957.83mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
4.77"
(121.15mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Jun 1997–Feb 1998
9-Month
41.62"
(1,057.15mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
4.10"
(104.14mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1995 1934
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
May 1997–Feb 1998
10-Month
43.77"
(1,111.76mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1995 2008
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Apr 1997–Feb 1998
11-Month
48.63"
(1,235.20mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1995 2008
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Mar 1997–Feb 1998
12-Month
52.93"
(1,344.42mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Sep 1996–Feb 1998
18-Month
80.93"
(2,055.62mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1942
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2020
Mar 1996–Feb 1998
24-Month
109.07"
(2,770.38mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
10.38"
(263.65mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1927
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 2020
Mar 1995–Feb 1998
36-Month
161.13"
(4,092.70mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1997 1928
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2020
Mar 1994–Feb 1998
48-Month
213.02"
(5,410.71mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
15.57"
(395.48mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Mar 1993–Feb 1998
60-Month
259.09"
(6,580.89mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
12.40"
(314.96mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1996 1989
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on April 1, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/