Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, July 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
July 2016
1-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
5.67"
(144.02mm)
-0.49"
(-12.45mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1983
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1916
Jun–Jul 2016
2-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
10.25"
(260.35mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2014 1990
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2013
Ties: 1981
May–Jul 2016
3-Month
15.07"
(382.78mm)
14.24"
(361.70mm)
0.83"
(21.08mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
45th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1971
Apr–Jul 2016
4-Month
17.85"
(453.39mm)
17.77"
(451.36mm)
0.08"
(2.03mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Mar–Jul 2016
5-Month
19.99"
(507.75mm)
22.06"
(560.32mm)
-2.07"
(-52.57mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Feb–Jul 2016
6-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
25.89"
(657.61mm)
-0.09"
(-2.29mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
64th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2003
Jan–Jul 2016
7-Month
28.60"
(726.44mm)
29.79"
(756.67mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2003
Dec 2015–Jul 2016
8-Month
35.91"
(912.11mm)
33.49"
(850.65mm)
2.42"
(61.46mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2003
Nov 2015–Jul 2016
9-Month
43.11"
(1,094.99mm)
36.52"
(927.61mm)
6.59"
(167.38mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2015 1911
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Oct 2015–Jul 2016
10-Month
50.18"
(1,274.57mm)
39.82"
(1,011.43mm)
10.36"
(263.14mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Sep 2015–Jul 2016
11-Month
55.49"
(1,409.45mm)
44.07"
(1,119.38mm)
11.42"
(290.07mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2003
Aug 2015–Jul 2016
12-Month
59.49"
(1,511.05mm)
49.34"
(1,253.24mm)
10.15"
(257.81mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2015 2002
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2003 2019
Feb 2015–Jul 2016
18-Month
82.97"
(2,107.44mm)
75.27"
(1,911.86mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 2008
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Aug 2014–Jul 2016
24-Month
108.03"
(2,743.96mm)
98.60"
(2,504.44mm)
9.43"
(239.52mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1986
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2020
Aug 2013–Jul 2016
36-Month
155.94"
(3,960.88mm)
148.04"
(3,760.22mm)
7.90"
(200.66mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1942
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2021
Aug 2012–Jul 2016
48-Month
212.41"
(5,395.21mm)
197.35"
(5,012.69mm)
15.06"
(382.52mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1988
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 2021
Aug 2011–Jul 2016
60-Month
262.07"
(6,656.58mm)
246.58"
(6,263.13mm)
15.49"
(393.45mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1955
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/