Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 2005

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2005
1-Month
4.41"
(112.01mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Ties: 1930
Nov–Dec 2005
2-Month
8.12"
(206.25mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
1.42"
(36.07mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2004 1965
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Oct–Dec 2005
3-Month
13.84"
(351.54mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
3.88"
(98.56mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2004 1933
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2015
Sep–Dec 2005
4-Month
15.90"
(403.86mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
1.65"
(41.91mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2001 1933
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Aug–Dec 2005
5-Month
19.97"
(507.24mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2001 1965
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jul–Dec 2005
6-Month
26.24"
(666.50mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
1.03"
(26.17mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2001 2001
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jun–Dec 2005
7-Month
31.33"
(795.78mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2001 1933
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
May–Dec 2005
8-Month
34.91"
(886.71mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Apr–Dec 2005
9-Month
38.24"
(971.30mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
0.93"
(23.63mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Mar–Dec 2005
10-Month
42.26"
(1,073.40mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
0.67"
(17.01mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Feb–Dec 2005
11-Month
45.00"
(1,143.00mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-0.42"
(-10.67mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jan–Dec 2005
12-Month
47.58"
(1,208.53mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2002 2007
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jul 2004–Dec 2005
18-Month
76.99"
(1,955.55mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
2.46"
(62.49mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2002 2001
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1929
Jan 2004–Dec 2005
24-Month
96.73"
(2,456.94mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
-1.97"
(-50.04mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2002 2008
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1929
Jan 2003–Dec 2005
36-Month
159.89"
(4,061.21mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
11.82"
(300.23mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2004 1927
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2018
Jan 2002–Dec 2005
48-Month
207.42"
(5,268.47mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
10.01"
(254.26mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2004 1933
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1999 2018
Jan 2001–Dec 2005
60-Month
245.23"
(6,228.84mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-1.50"
(-38.10mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2004 1934
67th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/