Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 1999

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1999
1-Month
2.78"
(70.61mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-1.21"
(-30.74mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1997 1936
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1901
Ties: 1947
Apr–May 1999
2-Month
6.46"
(164.08mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
-1.07"
(-27.18mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1995 1986
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1901
Mar–May 1999
3-Month
9.55"
(242.57mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
-2.26"
(-57.40mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1995 1985
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2003
Ties: 1988
Feb–May 1999
4-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
-3.53"
(-89.67mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2003
Jan–May 1999
5-Month
17.84"
(453.14mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1988 1986
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 1998–May 1999
6-Month
22.41"
(569.21mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1996 1986
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Nov 1998–May 1999
7-Month
24.51"
(622.55mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.77"
(-44.96mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1995 1951
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1984
Oct 1998–May 1999
8-Month
26.27"
(667.26mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1992 2001
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2003
Sep 1998–May 1999
9-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-4.33"
(-109.98mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1992 1941
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Aug 1998–May 1999
10-Month
34.52"
(876.81mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-4.57"
(-116.08mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1992 2002
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jul 1998–May 1999
11-Month
38.54"
(978.92mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
-6.21"
(-157.73mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1988 2002
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 1998–May 1999
12-Month
42.12"
(1,069.85mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
-7.22"
(-183.39mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1988 1981
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Dec 1997–May 1999
18-Month
75.60"
(1,920.24mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
2.98"
(75.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1995 2002
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 1997–May 1999
24-Month
99.05"
(2,515.87mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
0.42"
(10.67mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1995 1927
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 1996–May 1999
36-Month
154.94"
(3,935.48mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
6.84"
(173.74mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1996 1927
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Jun 1995–May 1999
48-Month
210.15"
(5,337.81mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
12.74"
(323.60mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1997 1927
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019
Jun 1994–May 1999
60-Month
258.59"
(6,568.19mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
11.92"
(302.77mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1996 1989
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 23, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/