Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, December 2012

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2012
1-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
3.67"
(93.22mm)
0.69"
(17.52mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 2011 1965
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2015
Nov–Dec 2012
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
6.70"
(170.18mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 2010 1965
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2015
Oct–Dec 2012
3-Month
8.61"
(218.69mm)
9.96"
(252.98mm)
-1.35"
(-34.29mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2010 1933
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2015
Sep–Dec 2012
4-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
14.25"
(361.95mm)
-1.21"
(-30.73mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2007 1933
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Aug–Dec 2012
5-Month
18.96"
(481.58mm)
19.53"
(496.06mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2007 1965
68th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jul–Dec 2012
6-Month
25.09"
(637.29mm)
25.21"
(640.33mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2010 2001
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jun–Dec 2012
7-Month
27.94"
(709.68mm)
29.78"
(756.41mm)
-1.84"
(-46.73mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 2010 1933
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
May–Dec 2012
8-Month
34.18"
(868.17mm)
33.77"
(857.76mm)
0.41"
(10.41mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Apr–Dec 2012
9-Month
37.40"
(949.96mm)
37.31"
(947.67mm)
0.09"
(2.29mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Mar–Dec 2012
10-Month
41.54"
(1,055.12mm)
41.59"
(1,056.39mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Feb–Dec 2012
11-Month
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
45.42"
(1,153.67mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2010 2007
79th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jan–Dec 2012
12-Month
46.62"
(1,184.15mm)
49.33"
(1,252.98mm)
-2.71"
(-68.83mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2011 2007
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2009 2018
Jul 2011–Dec 2012
18-Month
72.96"
(1,853.18mm)
74.53"
(1,893.06mm)
-1.57"
(-39.88mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2011 2001
74th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1929
Jan 2011–Dec 2012
24-Month
92.61"
(2,352.29mm)
98.70"
(2,506.98mm)
-6.09"
(-154.69mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1929
Jan 2010–Dec 2012
36-Month
138.88"
(3,527.55mm)
148.07"
(3,760.98mm)
-9.19"
(-233.43mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 2009 1927
97th Wettest Wettest since: 2011 2018
Jan 2009–Dec 2012
48-Month
192.08"
(4,878.83mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-5.33"
(-135.38mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 1933
88th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2018
Ties: 1921
Jan 2008–Dec 2012
60-Month
237.89"
(6,042.41mm)
246.73"
(6,266.94mm)
-8.84"
(-224.53mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/