Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, October 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 2015
1-Month
7.07"
(179.58mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 2000
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1995 1971
Ties: 1995
Sep–Oct 2015
2-Month
12.38"
(314.45mm)
7.56"
(192.02mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1940
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1999 1999
Ties: 1959
Aug–Oct 2015
3-Month
16.38"
(416.05mm)
12.84"
(326.14mm)
3.54"
(89.91mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2014 1943
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 1999
Jul–Oct 2015
4-Month
20.76"
(527.30mm)
18.51"
(470.15mm)
2.25"
(57.15mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2018
Jun–Oct 2015
5-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
23.09"
(586.49mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2014 1954
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1906
May–Oct 2015
6-Month
28.58"
(725.93mm)
27.08"
(687.83mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2014 2007
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Apr–Oct 2015
7-Month
32.93"
(836.42mm)
30.61"
(777.49mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2014 2007
37th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Mar–Oct 2015
8-Month
36.36"
(923.54mm)
34.90"
(886.46mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 2007
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1901
Feb–Oct 2015
9-Month
39.86"
(1,012.44mm)
38.73"
(983.74mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2014 1925
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2003
Jan–Oct 2015
10-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
42.63"
(1,082.80mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2014 2007
48th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2003
Ties: 2017
Dec 2014–Oct 2015
11-Month
47.57"
(1,208.28mm)
46.33"
(1,176.78mm)
1.24"
(31.50mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 2012 1986
51st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Nov 2014–Oct 2015
12-Month
51.34"
(1,304.04mm)
49.36"
(1,253.74mm)
1.98"
(50.30mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 2012 1951
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
May 2014–Oct 2015
18-Month
77.97"
(1,980.44mm)
76.41"
(1,940.81mm)
1.56"
(39.63mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2012 1926
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1929
Nov 2013–Oct 2015
24-Month
103.03"
(2,616.96mm)
98.73"
(2,507.74mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2013 1926
38th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1929
Nov 2012–Oct 2015
36-Month
155.63"
(3,953.00mm)
148.10"
(3,761.74mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2014 1927
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 1908
Nov 2011–Oct 2015
48-Month
203.74"
(5,175.00mm)
197.42"
(5,014.47mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2014 1988
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2006 2019
Nov 2010–Oct 2015
60-Month
247.41"
(6,284.21mm)
246.75"
(6,267.45mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2013 1954
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/