Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2018
1-Month
3.08"
(78.23mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
-0.75"
(-19.05mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2017 1968
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1899
Jan–Feb 2018
2-Month
6.87"
(174.50mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.86"
(-21.84mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 2017 1898
80th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Dec 2017–Feb 2018
3-Month
9.72"
(246.89mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2017 1986
85th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1998
Nov 2017–Feb 2018
4-Month
11.02"
(279.91mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
-3.44"
(-87.37mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 2017 1951
107th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Oct 2017–Feb 2018
5-Month
15.39"
(390.91mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
-2.37"
(-60.19mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 2017 1934
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2016
Sep 2017–Feb 2018
6-Month
19.25"
(488.95mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
-2.76"
(-70.10mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2008 1934
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Aug 2017–Feb 2018
7-Month
24.40"
(619.76mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
-2.88"
(-73.15mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 2011 1898
91st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jul 2017–Feb 2018
8-Month
28.89"
(733.81mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 2011 2008
101st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jun 2017–Feb 2018
9-Month
33.59"
(853.19mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
-3.93"
(-99.82mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 2011 1934
96th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
May 2017–Feb 2018
10-Month
39.54"
(1,004.32mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 2012 2008
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Apr 2017–Feb 2018
11-Month
46.04"
(1,169.42mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 2017 2008
49th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Ties: 1979
Mar 2017–Feb 2018
12-Month
49.68"
(1,261.87mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 2017 2008
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 2019
Sep 2016–Feb 2018
18-Month
72.35"
(1,837.69mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
1.08"
(27.43mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2015 1942
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2016–Feb 2018
24-Month
96.83"
(2,459.48mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
-1.86"
(-47.25mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 2012 1927
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2015–Feb 2018
36-Month
156.31"
(3,970.27mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1928
28th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2014–Feb 2018
48-Month
207.44"
(5,268.98mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
9.99"
(253.75mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 2015 1934
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar 2013–Feb 2018
60-Month
261.51"
(6,642.35mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
14.82"
(376.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2015 1989
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 16, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/