Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2005
1-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1997 1997
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Ties: 1956
Jul–Aug 2005
2-Month
10.34"
(262.64mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
-0.62"
(-15.74mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 1983
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1908
Jun–Aug 2005
3-Month
15.43"
(391.92mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
-0.10"
(-2.54mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2002 1983
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1906
May–Aug 2005
4-Month
19.01"
(482.85mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
-0.51"
(-12.96mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Apr–Aug 2005
5-Month
22.34"
(567.44mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
-0.72"
(-18.28mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Ties: 2016
Mar–Aug 2005
6-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
-0.98"
(-24.90mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Ties: 1945
Feb–Aug 2005
7-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Jan–Aug 2005
8-Month
31.68"
(804.67mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-3.39"
(-86.11mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Dec 2004–Aug 2005
9-Month
34.41"
(874.01mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
-4.36"
(-110.75mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1906
Nov 2004–Aug 2005
10-Month
38.41"
(975.61mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 2002 1911
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Oct 2004–Aug 2005
11-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-4.74"
(-120.40mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Sep 2004–Aug 2005
12-Month
48.33"
(1,227.58mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Mar 2004–Aug 2005
18-Month
75.37"
(1,914.40mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-1.32"
(-33.53mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2002 2008
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Sep 2003–Aug 2005
24-Month
97.15"
(2,467.61mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2002 2002
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2020
Sep 2002–Aug 2005
36-Month
163.18"
(4,144.77mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
15.15"
(384.81mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2004 1942
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2021
Sep 2001–Aug 2005
48-Month
198.87"
(5,051.30mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2004 1988
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2000 2021
Sep 2000–Aug 2005
60-Month
240.83"
(6,117.08mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-5.76"
(-146.31mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2003 1927
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 24, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/