Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, May 2014

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2014
1-Month
3.62"
(91.95mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
-0.37"
(-9.40mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2011 1936
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Apr–May 2014
2-Month
8.53"
(216.66mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
1.00"
(25.40mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2011 1986
35th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Mar–May 2014
3-Month
13.14"
(333.76mm)
11.81"
(299.97mm)
1.33"
(33.79mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 2013 1985
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2003
Feb–May 2014
4-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
15.64"
(397.26mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 2013 1986
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Jan–May 2014
5-Month
19.54"
(496.32mm)
19.55"
(496.57mm)
-0.01"
(-0.25mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2012 1986
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1998
Dec 2013–May 2014
6-Month
25.15"
(638.81mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
1.91"
(48.51mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1986
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1998
Nov 2013–May 2014
7-Month
28.68"
(728.47mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2013 1951
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 1984
Ties: 1962
Oct 2013–May 2014
8-Month
30.90"
(784.86mm)
29.57"
(751.08mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2013 2001
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2003
Sep 2013–May 2014
9-Month
33.69"
(855.73mm)
33.82"
(859.03mm)
-0.13"
(-3.30mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2013 1941
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2012 2019
Aug 2013–May 2014
10-Month
38.48"
(977.39mm)
39.09"
(992.89mm)
-0.61"
(-15.50mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 2011 2002
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Jul 2013–May 2014
11-Month
46.89"
(1,191.01mm)
44.75"
(1,136.65mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2010 2019
Ties: 1906
Jun 2013–May 2014
12-Month
55.89"
(1,419.61mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
6.55"
(166.37mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2013 1981
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Ties: 1997
Dec 2012–May 2014
18-Month
80.35"
(2,040.89mm)
72.62"
(1,844.55mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2013 2002
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2012–May 2014
24-Month
103.93"
(2,639.82mm)
98.63"
(2,505.20mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 2013 1927
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jun 2011–May 2014
36-Month
152.09"
(3,863.09mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 2013 1927
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1998
Jun 2010–May 2014
48-Month
195.80"
(4,973.32mm)
197.41"
(5,014.21mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 2013 1927
66th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jun 2009–May 2014
60-Month
249.79"
(6,344.67mm)
246.67"
(6,265.42mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2013 1989
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2019, retrieved on August 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/