Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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North Carolina

Precipitation Rankings, February 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 2020
1-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
3.83"
(97.28mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1968
3rd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1899
Jan–Feb 2020
2-Month
11.41"
(289.81mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1898
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Dec 2019–Feb 2020
3-Month
15.97"
(405.64mm)
11.43"
(290.32mm)
4.54"
(115.32mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1986
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1998 1998
Ties: 1984
Nov 2019–Feb 2020
4-Month
19.31"
(490.47mm)
14.46"
(367.28mm)
4.85"
(123.19mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2018 1951
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Oct 2019–Feb 2020
5-Month
24.21"
(614.93mm)
17.76"
(451.10mm)
6.45"
(163.83mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
7th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2016
Sep 2019–Feb 2020
6-Month
27.30"
(693.42mm)
22.01"
(559.05mm)
5.29"
(134.37mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Aug 2019–Feb 2020
7-Month
32.44"
(823.98mm)
27.28"
(692.91mm)
5.16"
(131.07mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2018 1898
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jul 2019–Feb 2020
8-Month
37.19"
(944.63mm)
32.94"
(836.68mm)
4.25"
(107.95mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2018 2008
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Jun 2019–Feb 2020
9-Month
43.01"
(1,092.45mm)
37.52"
(953.01mm)
5.49"
(139.44mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
May 2019–Feb 2020
10-Month
45.29"
(1,150.37mm)
41.52"
(1,054.61mm)
3.77"
(95.76mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2018 2008
30th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Apr 2019–Feb 2020
11-Month
50.48"
(1,282.19mm)
45.05"
(1,144.27mm)
5.43"
(137.92mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2018 2008
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Mar 2019–Feb 2020
12-Month
53.70"
(1,363.98mm)
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2018 2008
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Sep 2018–Feb 2020
18-Month
91.01"
(2,311.65mm)
71.27"
(1,810.26mm)
19.74"
(501.39mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1942
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2018–Feb 2020
24-Month
124.02"
(3,150.11mm)
98.69"
(2,506.73mm)
25.33"
(643.38mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1927
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2017–Feb 2020
36-Month
173.70"
(4,411.98mm)
148.13"
(3,762.50mm)
25.57"
(649.48mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1928
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Mar 2016–Feb 2020
48-Month
220.85"
(5,609.59mm)
197.45"
(5,015.23mm)
23.40"
(594.36mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2018 1934
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2019
Mar 2015–Feb 2020
60-Month
280.33"
(7,120.38mm)
246.69"
(6,265.93mm)
33.64"
(854.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1989
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/