Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2009

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2009
1-Month
2.93"
(74.42mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
-0.34"
(-8.64mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2008 2000
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1971
Sep–Oct 2009
2-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
-0.24"
(-6.09mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 2007 1940
65th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1999
Aug–Oct 2009
3-Month
12.36"
(313.94mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
-0.48"
(-12.20mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2007 1943
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1999
Jul–Oct 2009
4-Month
16.52"
(419.61mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
-1.99"
(-50.54mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2018
Jun–Oct 2009
5-Month
20.94"
(531.88mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
-2.15"
(-54.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2008 1954
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1906
May–Oct 2009
6-Month
26.81"
(680.97mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
-0.27"
(-6.86mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2008 2007
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1901
Apr–Oct 2009
7-Month
29.32"
(744.73mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
-1.29"
(-32.76mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2008 2007
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1901
Mar–Oct 2009
8-Month
34.70"
(881.38mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 2008 2007
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1901
Ties: 2011
Feb–Oct 2009
9-Month
36.39"
(924.31mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2007 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2003
Ties: 1935
Jan–Oct 2009
10-Month
39.22"
(996.19mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
-3.41"
(-86.61mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2008 2007
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2003
Dec 2008–Oct 2009
11-Month
43.15"
(1,096.01mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
-3.18"
(-80.77mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2008 1986
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2003
Nov 2008–Oct 2009
12-Month
46.64"
(1,184.66mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
-2.72"
(-69.08mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2008 1951
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2003
May 2008–Oct 2009
18-Month
70.32"
(1,786.13mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
-6.09"
(-154.68mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 2008 1926
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1929
Nov 2007–Oct 2009
24-Month
90.07"
(2,287.78mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
-8.66"
(-219.96mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 2008 1926
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1929
Nov 2006–Oct 2009
36-Month
129.85"
(3,298.19mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
-18.25"
(-463.55mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 2002 1927
119th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 1908
Nov 2005–Oct 2009
48-Month
179.07"
(4,548.38mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
-18.35"
(-466.09mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 2008 1988
113th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Nov 2004–Oct 2009
60-Month
225.26"
(5,721.60mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
-21.49"
(-545.85mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
117th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/