Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 2004

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2004
1-Month
2.73"
(69.34mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
90th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2015
Nov–Dec 2004
2-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
0.03"
(0.76mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2015
Oct–Dec 2004
3-Month
8.68"
(220.47mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-1.28"
(-32.51mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2001 1933
84th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2015
Sep–Dec 2004
4-Month
16.65"
(422.91mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2003 1933
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2018
Aug–Dec 2004
5-Month
24.27"
(616.46mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2003 1965
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2018
Jul–Dec 2004
6-Month
29.41"
(747.01mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
4.20"
(106.68mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jun–Dec 2004
7-Month
34.75"
(882.65mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2002 1933
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
May–Dec 2004
8-Month
38.74"
(984.00mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
4.97"
(126.24mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Apr–Dec 2004
9-Month
41.76"
(1,060.70mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Mar–Dec 2004
10-Month
43.69"
(1,109.73mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Feb–Dec 2004
11-Month
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Jan–Dec 2004
12-Month
49.15"
(1,248.41mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018
Ties: 1955
Jul 2003–Dec 2004
18-Month
79.56"
(2,020.82mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
5.03"
(127.76mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1929
Jan 2003–Dec 2004
24-Month
112.31"
(2,852.67mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
13.61"
(345.69mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2003 2008
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1929 1929
Jan 2002–Dec 2004
36-Month
159.84"
(4,059.94mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
11.77"
(298.96mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2003 1927
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan 2001–Dec 2004
48-Month
197.65"
(5,020.31mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2003 1933
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2018
Jan 2000–Dec 2004
60-Month
242.01"
(6,147.05mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-4.72"
(-119.89mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 1934
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 11, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/