Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, January 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 2018
1-Month
3.79"
(96.27mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2016 1907
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1937
Dec 2017–Jan 2018
2-Month
6.64"
(168.66mm)
7.60"
(193.04mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 2012 1956
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1937
Ties: 1918
Nov 2017–Jan 2018
3-Month
7.94"
(201.68mm)
10.64"
(270.26mm)
-2.70"
(-68.58mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2010
Ties: 1950
Oct 2017–Jan 2018
4-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
13.93"
(353.82mm)
-1.62"
(-41.15mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
81st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2016
Sep 2017–Jan 2018
5-Month
16.17"
(410.72mm)
18.18"
(461.77mm)
-2.01"
(-51.05mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Aug 2017–Jan 2018
6-Month
21.32"
(541.53mm)
23.45"
(595.63mm)
-2.13"
(-54.10mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
87th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jul 2017–Jan 2018
7-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
29.11"
(739.39mm)
-3.30"
(-83.82mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
98th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jun 2017–Jan 2018
8-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
33.70"
(855.98mm)
-3.19"
(-81.03mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
May 2017–Jan 2018
9-Month
36.46"
(926.08mm)
37.69"
(957.33mm)
-1.23"
(-31.25mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 2012 2008
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Apr 2017–Jan 2018
10-Month
42.96"
(1,091.18mm)
41.22"
(1,046.99mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2013 2008
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2017–Jan 2018
11-Month
46.60"
(1,183.64mm)
45.52"
(1,156.21mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 2017 2008
50th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Feb 2017–Jan 2018
12-Month
47.79"
(1,213.87mm)
49.38"
(1,254.25mm)
-1.59"
(-40.38mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2012 2008
78th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Aug 2016–Jan 2018
18-Month
73.76"
(1,873.50mm)
72.72"
(1,847.09mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 2015 1927
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1930
Feb 2016–Jan 2018
24-Month
99.56"
(2,528.82mm)
98.78"
(2,509.01mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 2013 1927
61st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1930
Feb 2015–Jan 2018
36-Month
156.73"
(3,980.94mm)
148.16"
(3,763.26mm)
8.57"
(217.68mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 2015 1928
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Feb 2014–Jan 2018
48-Month
207.47"
(5,269.74mm)
197.50"
(5,016.50mm)
9.97"
(253.24mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Feb 2013–Jan 2018
60-Month
262.52"
(6,668.01mm)
246.77"
(6,267.96mm)
15.75"
(400.05mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2016 1935
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/