Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 1998

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 1998
1-Month
4.02"
(102.11mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-1.65"
(-41.91mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1993 1983
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 1916
Ties: 1903, 1954
Jun–Jul 1998
2-Month
7.60"
(193.04mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1993 1990
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2013
Ties: 1988
May–Jul 1998
3-Month
12.18"
(309.37mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
-2.06"
(-52.33mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2013
Ties: 1970
Apr–Jul 1998
4-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
0.01"
(0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 2003
Mar–Jul 1998
5-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
0.85"
(21.59mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1994 2003
Feb–Jul 1998
6-Month
29.47"
(748.54mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Jan–Jul 1998
7-Month
37.15"
(943.61mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
7.36"
(186.94mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1989 2003
Dec 1997–Jul 1998
8-Month
41.08"
(1,043.43mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
7.59"
(192.78mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Nov 1997–Jul 1998
9-Month
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
8.33"
(211.58mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1997 1911
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Oct 1997–Jul 1998
10-Month
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
8.12"
(206.25mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Sep 1997–Jul 1998
11-Month
52.94"
(1,344.68mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
8.87"
(225.30mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1997 2002
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2003
Aug 1997–Jul 1998
12-Month
54.84"
(1,392.94mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
5.50"
(139.70mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1996 2002
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Feb 1997–Jul 1998
18-Month
79.61"
(2,022.09mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
4.34"
(110.23mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1996 2008
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1997 2019
Aug 1996–Jul 1998
24-Month
109.69"
(2,786.13mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
11.09"
(281.69mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1986
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2020
Aug 1995–Jul 1998
36-Month
161.60"
(4,104.64mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
13.56"
(344.42mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1997 1942
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Aug 1994–Jul 1998
48-Month
212.83"
(5,405.88mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
15.48"
(393.19mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1997 1988
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2021
Aug 1993–Jul 1998
60-Month
261.70"
(6,647.18mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
15.12"
(384.05mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1997 1955
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/