Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, August 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 2012
1-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2010 1997
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 1901
Jul–Aug 2012
2-Month
12.05"
(306.07mm)
10.96"
(278.38mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2011 1983
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1908
Jun–Aug 2012
3-Month
14.90"
(378.46mm)
15.53"
(394.46mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1983
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 1906
Ties: 2000
May–Aug 2012
4-Month
21.14"
(536.96mm)
19.52"
(495.81mm)
1.62"
(41.15mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Apr–Aug 2012
5-Month
24.36"
(618.74mm)
23.06"
(585.72mm)
1.30"
(33.02mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
44th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1901
Mar–Aug 2012
6-Month
28.50"
(723.90mm)
27.34"
(694.44mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1901
Feb–Aug 2012
7-Month
30.72"
(780.29mm)
31.17"
(791.72mm)
-0.45"
(-11.43mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2003
Jan–Aug 2012
8-Month
33.58"
(852.93mm)
35.07"
(890.78mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 1901
Dec 2011–Aug 2012
9-Month
36.03"
(915.16mm)
38.77"
(984.76mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1906
Nov 2011–Aug 2012
10-Month
40.36"
(1,025.14mm)
41.81"
(1,061.97mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2011 1911
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2003
Oct 2011–Aug 2012
11-Month
43.24"
(1,098.30mm)
45.10"
(1,145.54mm)
-1.86"
(-47.24mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2003
Ties: 1897
Sep 2011–Aug 2012
12-Month
48.60"
(1,234.44mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2003
Mar 2011–Aug 2012
18-Month
75.06"
(1,906.52mm)
76.69"
(1,947.93mm)
-1.63"
(-41.41mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Sep 2010–Aug 2012
24-Month
94.55"
(2,401.57mm)
98.62"
(2,504.95mm)
-4.07"
(-103.38mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2009 2002
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2020
Sep 2009–Aug 2012
36-Month
147.14"
(3,737.36mm)
148.03"
(3,759.96mm)
-0.89"
(-22.60mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2011 1942
67th Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2020
Sep 2008–Aug 2012
48-Month
193.82"
(4,923.03mm)
197.32"
(5,011.93mm)
-3.50"
(-88.90mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2011 1988
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2020
Sep 2007–Aug 2012
60-Month
236.30"
(6,002.02mm)
246.59"
(6,263.39mm)
-10.29"
(-261.37mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2011 1927
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on July 30, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/