Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2012
1-Month
2.86"
(72.64mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-1.05"
(-26.67mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2011 1907
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1937
Dec 2011–Jan 2012
2-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
7.61"
(193.29mm)
-2.30"
(-58.42mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2011 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1937
Ties: 2005
Nov 2011–Jan 2012
3-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
10.64"
(270.26mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2010
Oct 2011–Jan 2012
4-Month
12.52"
(318.01mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2016
Sep 2011–Jan 2012
5-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
18.18"
(461.77mm)
-0.30"
(-7.62mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2011–Jan 2012
6-Month
24.86"
(631.44mm)
23.45"
(595.63mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jul 2011–Jan 2012
7-Month
29.20"
(741.68mm)
29.11"
(739.39mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
58th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Jun 2011–Jan 2012
8-Month
32.34"
(821.44mm)
33.70"
(855.98mm)
-1.36"
(-34.54mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
May 2011–Jan 2012
9-Month
35.48"
(901.19mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-2.21"
(-56.14mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1905
Apr 2011–Jan 2012
10-Month
39.11"
(993.39mm)
41.22"
(1,046.99mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Mar 2011–Jan 2012
11-Month
44.34"
(1,126.24mm)
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
-1.18"
(-29.97mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Feb 2011–Jan 2012
12-Month
46.90"
(1,191.26mm)
49.38"
(1,254.25mm)
-2.48"
(-62.99mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Aug 2010–Jan 2012
18-Month
68.35"
(1,736.09mm)
72.72"
(1,847.09mm)
-4.37"
(-111.00mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 2009 1927
89th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1930
Feb 2010–Jan 2012
24-Month
90.12"
(2,289.05mm)
98.78"
(2,509.01mm)
-8.66"
(-219.96mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2009 1927
106th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1930
Feb 2009–Jan 2012
36-Month
145.49"
(3,695.45mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
-2.67"
(-67.81mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2011 1928
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Feb 2008–Jan 2012
48-Month
192.26"
(4,883.40mm)
197.50"
(5,016.50mm)
-5.24"
(-133.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Feb 2007–Jan 2012
60-Month
225.24"
(5,721.10mm)
246.77"
(6,267.96mm)
-21.53"
(-546.86mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1989 1935
116th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 25, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/